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Leaders are the driving force behind life’s greatest transformations. Many great accomplishments in life could not have happened without a solid leader guiding and directing the process. Rather it was a coach, school teacher, mom dad or even yourself, nothing moves forward without the direction of great leadership.
Leaders set the direction to achieve a great vision. They are innovative and inspiring in their approach.
Leadership is the machine that gets you there. Great leaders drive an agenda, as a pilot flies a plane. It’s the process that everyone follows to achieve the same outcome and gives the leader a reason to lead.
Great leaders are made up of many different leadership traits and all of them are particularly crucial for leaders to achieve the desired outcome of the collective.
Leadership by great leaders looks a little like:
- Having a structure to lead by with goals and objectives to reach a desired outcome
- Creating ways for people to be involved and participate in the process
- Having a hands on approach allowing you to build trust in a team environment
- Giving people the freedom to make decisions best for themselves that are inline with the vision
- Being able to accurately convey direction, drive results, motivate and transform peoples mentality
Having an agenda that incorporates all of these traits can transform teams, organizations and whole bodies of people with the right leaders in place. Its important to develop leadership traits that fit certain situations depending on the needs of the majority.
When you are looking to achieve high level goals every leadership trait needs to be incorporated. Everything starts with creating a structure or process for people to follow that achieves a goal. It takes a good leader to drive home the purpose that initiates buy-in from the public!
This is precisely why diversity is important in every environment. You have to have different perspectives driven by a matching mindset. Each mindset or leadership trait brings out different results in people. Knowing your style also enriches you with the ability to read people! Understanding the functions of each trait helps you recognize who is right for what agenda. Now your opportunity to serve and present yourself in a way that’s familiar to them increases! Creating greater buy-in and driving desired results.