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    Shearin Group Ten Qualities of Outstanding Leaders


    Although personal positive traits and skills may vary, most experts agree that excellent leaders tend to view the world in a consistent way. A stable set of values is particularly essential, as is a passion for maintaining high ethical standards. The most prevalent characteristics seen among these exceptional leaders include:


    1. Leadership by Example – working as a model for others.


    2. Visionary – setting a sense of direction for others.


    3. Strong Communicator – listening and contemplating, including verbal communication.


    4. Clear Thinking – simplifying things to facilitate awareness and reduce confusion.


    5. Professional – being respectable both publicly and privately.


    6. Open-Minded – welcoming constructive dissent or negative views.


    7. Calm – remaining cool under pressure, even when the going is rough.


    8. Trustworthy – living a consistent, highly moral, and just life.


    9. Nurturing – exhibiting respect for others, their views, and their ability to attain valuable gains.


    10. Supportive – assisting others develop their strengths and showing sincere appreciation.


    The above article is a repost from Shearin Group Training Services



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