Entrepreneur Magazine

5 Things Preventing You From Being Transparent

Entrepreneur is a North American magazine and website that carries news stories about entrepreneurship, small business management, and business. David Mitroff, Ph.D., was featured, advising ways company leaders can increase transparency in the work place.

This article focus on 5 mistakes when it comes to transparent leadership at workplace:

  1. Believing in the “that’s-above-your-payment” mentality
  2. Unclear goals and expectations
  3. Undervaluing the motivational power of honesty
  4. Fearing the worst
  5. Missed opportunities to problem-solve


“Transparency is something every organization should work toward. But there are still a lot of improvements to make. Understanding all the benefits that come with transparent leadership makes it easier to stay focused on that goal.”