Co-Founding partner of Gender Leadership Group, Ed Gurowitz posted an article by Reader's Digest with a headline that says, "How To Be An Alpha Male According To Wolves" on his Facebook feed. He included a note that says, "Strong lessons here on healthy masculinity."
The article outlines the following and more:
- It's likely that wolves and humans are most alike behaviorally over any other two species.
- Stereotypes of what is means to be an alpha male misunderstand the real thing.
- Male alpha wolves main characteristics include a calming presence on the pack along with leading by example, a quiet confidence and knowing what needs to be done in service of the pack.
We invite you to read the article found at this link and consider what you can take from it in service of your role at your organization.