15 CALF News • February | March 2022 •  Enabled others to act  Modeled the way  Encouraged the heart Kouzes and Posner describe effective leaders as pioneers. And dealing with the challenges of today’s workforce means you’re going to have to do something different than you have in the past. I suggest you use this pioneering strategy. To transform managers into leaders, these five questions should be incorporated into their job descriptions and measured as part of their performance reviews. Do you challenge the process, inspire a shared vision, enable others to act, model the way and encourage the heart? If you do, you’re a leader. You’ve met the leadership challenge. And you’ll be able to meet the challenge of dealing with today’s workforce. If you aren’t exhibiting these five leadership practices, you’re just a manager. And if you’re just a manager, you’re in trouble.  E-mail comments to 254.527.3342 7th Capitol Land & Livestock 1946 • Schwertner, Texas • 2021 5 ANNIVERSARY Celebrating 75 Years of Service to the Cattle Industry