Leaders are Born
“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.”
- John Quincy Adams
It is often said that leaders are born, not made. This may be true in some cases, but it is certainly not the whole story. The fact is that anyone has the potential to be a leader if they are willing to work hard and cultivate the necessary skills. The essential qualities of a leader are vision, integrity, and determination.
Visionary leaders can see beyond the present and imagine a better future. They can articulate this vision to inspire others to follow them. Leaders of integrity are honest and trustworthy, with a solid moral compass. And finally, influential leaders are determined to achieve their goals, no matter what obstacles stand in their way.
While some people may be born with natural leadership abilities, these qualities can also be developed through effort and perseverance. So if you have ever dreamed of being a leader, don’t give up — with dedication and perseverance, you can make it happen.
Originally published at https://davidbrownonline.com on December 8, 2022.