Using a SWOT Chart as a Leadership Tool

Part of Leadership For Dummies Cheat Sheet

A SWOT (Strengths and Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats) chart is a tool for assessing and accomplishing your mission as leader. Use a SWOT chart to list strengths and weaknesses of the team you’re leading and your opponent, then you can determine where opportunities exist and devise a strategy. Use this SWOT chart of a baseball team as an example: