Simon Sinek: Why good leaders make you feel safe

What did you think about my rally to ask for what you need

If you're with me on this, watch Simon Sinek on "Why good leaders make you feel safe" below. If you want introspection, honesty and courage on your team, your leadership will set the tone.

What makes a great leader? Management theorist Simon Sinek suggests, it's someone who makes their employees feel secure, who draws staffers into a circle of trust. But creating trust and safety – especially in an uneven economy – means taking on big responsibility.

Coming up soon on #askforwhatyouneed: a personal story; what asking for what you need doesn't look like.