Elev8 Questions Of A Successful Leader How do you foster innovative thinking, and how are ideas shared and implemented? What’s your “secret sauce?” What are the three leadership principles that have contributed to your success? How do you keep your family a priority and manage the concept of balance? What is one mistake you see leaders making more frequently than others? During those quiet moments at night, what keeps you awake? What are the keys to developing the next generation of leaders? What would you say has been your greatest accomplishment and your greatest failure? What lessons did you learn? How do you maintain your daily motivation and inspiration despite obstacles, pushback, or setbacks?