There are companies that go the extra mile; they are filled with business leaders that understand the importance of treating people well. And, these are the companies that always seem to do rather well.

Have you noticed those focused on cutting corners often cut too deep and bleed as their competition races on by? To lead, you need leaders. 

In this vein, Ken Balog has a nice piece on the Rich Niche Group blog. Here’s the intro paragraph and a  link to the full version:

This week we are taking a break from the normal interview of an entrepreneur to answer a question we frequently get at The Rich Niche Group.  While there are several ways to answer this question, we have boiled it down to 5 skills which we have seen lead to a more effective leader and company.  The 5 skills are (Continue reading at Rich Niche Group).