Balanced Leaders

Dixon, Diane L.
May 2005
Leadership Excellence Essentials;May2005, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p19
This article describes the qualities, which should be inculcate in a leader. Leaders who try to control events, people, and life actually have less control and stability. Effective leaders can flow with what unfolds because they are centered and grounded in values and purpose. Now leaders need inner vision to maintain authenticity and lead with confidence. The disconnect between the exterior image and the interior reality reflects the loss of inner vision, the ability to assess strengths and weaknesses honestly and focus the internal lens to magnify core values and beliefs. Leaders who can't see themselves clearly will have a hard time seeing anything else with clarity.


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