Simon Sinek

The Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a speaker with an “environmental” message of a different sort.

Simon Sinek, best-selling author and leadership expert, spoke to a group at Community Christian Church about the importance of creating the right environment on the job, to foster the most productive work.

Sinek believes that people were designed to work together to achieve their natural best. He shared his thoughts on what it takes to be a leader and why it’s such an important part of life.

“Leadership is a skill it’s a very human skill, we have to learn the skill of leadership because you can run a company but you can’t lead a company, you can only lead people, it’s a human enterprise so it has to be taught like any other skill,” said Sinek.

Sinek is best known for his “Start with Why” Ted Talk, one of that site’s most watched presentations.

His latest book, “Leaders Eat Last,” landed on the New York Times best sellers list.

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