What are according to you are the main attribute of leadership? What are the things that differentiate a good leader for a bad one? What are things that if you work on will make you a good leader?
So here are some of the things that are common in most great leaders.
1. Unwavering courage
Which is based upon knowledge of self and his occupation. No one will follow a person who lacks self-confidence and courage.
The person who cannot control himself can never control others. A good leader should have self-control so that he can control himself first then others.
3. A keen sense of justice.
Without a sense of fairness and justice, no leader can command and retain the respect of his followers. It is a must for a leader.
4. Definiteness of decision.
The man who cannot make up his mind and not sure of himself cannot lead others successfully. Because if you do not know where to go who will you lead others.
5. Definiteness of plan.
A successful leader should have a plan and work accordingly. Plan are guide for you in life, a great leader should have one for him and one for his people.
6. The habit of doing more than paid for.
The leaders have do more than he required his followers to do. Leading by example is the best kind of leadership.
7. A pleasing personality.
Leadership calls for respect. Followers will not respect a leader who does not grade high on all of the factors of a pleasing personality.
8. Sympathy and understanding.
The leader who is sympathetic and understanding will make a great leader.
This are some of the quality a good leader should have. If you want to become a good leader in the role of a parent, boss or spouse etc. You should work on this traits and have them in you. It will take time but it will be worth it.
Reference :Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill