Without effective leaders, companies would fail, projects would never get off the ground, problems would fester, children would get into all sorts of mischief, relationships would go awry and all sorts of other negative ramifications would likely ensue.
As much as we say leadership is necessary, many of us are reluctant to take on the responsibility. Worse, most of us feel we lack the qualities of a leader. What about you? Are you a leader? Maybe you think you’re just an employee and that you don’t have what it takes to lead.
You might be wrong. Here are some of the essential qualities of a good leader, giving some much-needed insight into what leadership is.
Excerpt from Psych Central, read the full article here