Learn To Be a Leader in 5 Easy Steps

Last Updated Oct 30, 2008 12:53 PM EDT

As you move up the ladder in the business world, you might find your promotions come with new challenges and require you to take a stronger leadership position than you're used to. How can you transition successfully from employee, to manager, to leader? Leila Bulling Towne offers five easy steps to help you take your skills to the next level.

  • CC Holland

    CC Holland is a writer and editor whose work has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, and a number of national magazines. Online, she was a columnist for AnchorDesk.com and writes regularly for Law.com and BNET. On the other side of the journalism desk, she's been a managing editor for ZDNet, CNet, and KCBS-TV in Los Angeles, where she earned an APTRA Best News Web Site award.