Friday, 22 April 2016

Key Ingredients for Successful Leadership


Being a leader isn’t easy – who can lead as well as inspire. What exactly it takes to make an individual a great leader?  There are key ingredients that make a great leader. Read the following to know about the elements that every leader should possess. 

Integrity
Integrity really matters hence remaining honest to yourself and acting with integrity inspires others around you and encourages good business practices. Studies have consistently shown that people with high integrity are more productive and successful leaders.

Vision
‘Doing is a quantum leap from imagining’, it is a different thing to have goals but how you shape them in vision is all that matters. By setting a clear vision of what you want and where you see yourself down the road is what it takes you ahead towards becoming a visionary leader.

Road Map
Post creating a vision, the next stage is to chalk out ways of moving towards what you want. Great leadership comes with the ability to execute the ideas and guide your team to realize their vision.

Communicate
Clear and effective communication is an integral ability of a successful leader. A leader is not only an excellent orator but also a patient listener. Leaders have open dialogues with their team members, it is through correct feedback that helps to stay focused to your vision and design a roadmap.

Enable and Encourage
A great leader is one who identifies the strength and weakness of an individual and place right people at the right role. Identifying strengths of your team members and encouraging them to build confidence and right skill sets are an important element of a leader.

         The author of this opinion article is Ms. Prerna Dalakoti at PR Professionals

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