The Origins of Thought Leadership
Thought Leadership is a term that is thrown around pretty loosely these days, but it is often something that is recommended our profession aspire to be, “Thought Leaders.” So exactly what is thought leadership? Where did the concept of originate from? And most importantly, how do you become a thought leader?
The term thought leader is the highest of compliments, and arguably the hardest moniker to achieve. It’s not enough to be good at what you do; a thought leader is meant to be the greatest form of praise, geared towards someone who is on the absolute cutting edge of their industry or making big enough moves to warrant the distinction.