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100 Great Leadership Ideas by Jonathan Gifford

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INTRODUCTION

IT IS VERY easy to be a successful leader. All you need is the charisma of a hero; the wisdom of a philosopher; the vision of a seer; the interpersonal skills of a diplomat; the memory of an elephant; the stamina and fitness of an athlete; the integrity of a judge; the presentation skills of an actor; the humility of a saint; the confidence of a politician ...

Drawing up a list of all the skills, attributes and characteristics that a modern leader needs was an easy task. I have a list of at least a further one hundred attributes that were not included in this book. So much is required of the ideal leader—so many ideal personal qualities; so many behavioral skills!

Nevertheless, selecting which leadership “ideas” should actually feature ...

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