Challenges are an active part of leading. Therefore, it serves leaders well to know how to approach them.
One place to begin is communication.
Google articles on communication in leadership abound. An article from Forbes shares ten secrets about communication in leadership. Let me share two.
1) Speak not with a forked tongue: Communication and character go hand in hand. When leaders demonstrate hypocrisy, people lose trust and will not follow.
2) Speak to groups as individuals: Leaders who establish a personal atmosphere when speaking, build a rapport where a leader is heard.
Check out the Forbes article for more.