082 HONY

Bob and Alex talk about the wildly popular photoblog Humans of New York and the leadership lessons to be learned from Brandon Stanton.  His Facebook page has well over 15 million likes, but there are leadership lessons to be learned from his art and his approach as suggested by Henna Inam.

The ways in which Brandon connects with the people he photographs is rooted in the leadership traits that we have talked about and find to be super important.

HONY Leadership Skills

  • Authentic connections
  • Body Language
  • Being Present
  • Build Trust
  • Importance of Stories

Listen to how Brandon connects with is subjects and why the authenticity that he brings to the engagement could also be the leadership skills that you need.

Links Mentioned in This Episode

Henna Inam's article.

Humans of New York blog.

Humans of New York on Facebook.