I’m sure there are more than enough articles and books about leadership already. Since life is all about experiences, this might as well be a tiny contribution to that experience. Here is a personal note about leadership.

“Leadership is both a research area and a practical skill encompassing the ability of an individual or organization to “lead” or guide other individuals, teams, or entire organizations.” - Wikipedia

On the surface

  • It cannot be pretended, and you will notice when working with the person
  • They don’t have to be one of your bosses, they lead without the organizational power
  • There will never be a perfect leader, and they will have weaknesses

Indications of leaders

  • They accept negative feedbacks with a strong skill to handle it on a personal level.
  • They expand to your thoughts and ideas by really listening and validating detailed questions.
  • They focus on team building by being part of the team.
  • They know empowerment and acknowledgement is the key to success.
  • The rest is achieved based on the foundation of the previous four points.

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