Have you ever had a bad boss? How about using those examples to influence how you lead your team? From personal experiences, I’ve made sure I behave how I’d like to have been treated in those circumstances.

However, you should be careful not to go too far the other way:

There are people I’ve worked with who’ve taken advantage of my overly generous tendencies, and left our team worse off.

🔗 The Anti-Mentor: How a bad boss influences our leadership style – Know Your Team Blog