Asking whether or not the US President is a good leader might seem like a rather odd question. Or at least it did before Donald Trump won the election in 2016. The man at the helm of the world’s most powerful country has been haunted by questions surrounding his suitability for office since moving into the White House, with some even questioning his intelligence, his integrity and even his sanity.
It’s fair to say that Trump is a successful and world-renowned businessman, but being a good capitalist is not synonymous with being a good leader. Reading publications like Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury illustrates this quite dramatically – it’s pages are filled with stories about Trump’s inability to effectively manage his employees.
In fact, looking at some of the allegations levelled against Trump (both before and during his time in office), it’s clear that the President is making some significant management mistakes. This had led UK training specialists STL to put together a wonderfully visual infographic highlighting six key management mistakes the president is making: