Essay on Everyday Leaders

717 Words Nov 4th, 2010 3 Pages
Leadership is one of the rare and precious human capitals. Without leaders to guide and shape decisions society would become stagnant. Within the arena of leadership there are good leaders, bad leaders, and effective leaders. All three coexist simultaneously in a world of followers.

A good leader is one who possesses many qualities. First and most important a good leader is just. To be just is to possess the ability to recognize what’s fair, good, and honest. A good leader always sets a good example of integrity, morals, and will lead his followers in accordance with these qualities. In addition to being just a good leader must be a strong thinker.

A strong thinker is able to think outside of the box. Thinking outside of the box
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Also his Ability to Learn on the Job, Ready Willingness to Share Credit for Success and Failures, Awareness of Own Weaknesses, Ability to Control Emotions, Ability to Communicate Goals and Vision made him the best and brightest leader. We should look for these qualities in our present leaders too. These qualities bring them to our life now also long after their death. The qualities they possessed bring them into our mind when we think about leaders; they are still alive in our mind. The qualities I observed in a good leader are there dedication, how they motivate their followers, the high standard of their performance, How they took initiative for things, and above all the way they give birth to a new leader.

The way they live and their modus operandi makes us say he/she as a good leader.

But here in modern life we it’s very rare to see a leader who has the above qualities. The modern leaders come under the category “Bad leaders’. I don’t know, but I never come across a leader who really motivates and work for the future of his or her followers. They really make them grow, whereas pushes their followers to “zero”. The young generation say’s “BOSS IS ALWAYS RIGHT”. They don’t listen to what others say. But they too are leaders. That is the reason why I said it the beginning there are good leaders and bad leaders.

From the serious of assignments about leaders and the leadership qualities, it really

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