It is very essential to know whether you are interested in becoming a leader or not. You have joined in a management course and all managers cannot become leaders. A manager is some one who manages the system, people, and resources. A leader is the one who creates the system, attracts people and resources. It is generally believed that managers are groomed and leaders are born. But many times the people who are gifted with leadership capabilities do not realize and so never attempt to be a leader. It is essential to assess your leadership features and skills. If you are interested in becoming a leader, you can always go ahead with awareness and then groom yourself as a leader.