Selecting a Leader

Maister, David
May 2007
Leadership Excellence Essentials;May2007, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p18
The article offers guidelines for appointing leaders. The author suggests that in hiring executives, a management should first deliberate on the traits it looks for in an applicant. A list of 32 statements containing paired characteristics of leaders are provided. The author explains that the list is aimed to establish priorities and prevent ambiguities and conflict messages.


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