An image that has been doing the rounds on Pinterest and other social media, but originally from Don Miguel Ruiz's 1997 book.
It is described as 'common sense wisdom', which we could all use more of. This is advice for personal development, but leadership IS about managing your personal development and clear communication.
Indra Nooyi, the chairman and CEO of PepsiCo, uses No. 2 in her own words as 'Assume Positive Intent'; she learned it from her father, and says it was the best advice she ever received.