True Leadership

Mapes, James
June 2007
Leadership Excellence;Jun2007, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p7
The author discusses the five key traits of true leaders. He explains that a true leader passionately believes in his total being. Leaders feel fear but still do what needs to be done and empower their members with this kind of attitude. He adds that empowerment creates co-ownership by giving them space and freedom to do their best. Aside from motivation, leaders offer a clear vision of their goals and at the same time, voice the goals to his or her members.


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