Chapter 8. Characteristics of effective leadership


I have always admired the ability to bite off more than one can chew and then chew it.


The world is divided into people who do things and people who get the credit. Try, if you can, to belong to the first class. There’s far less competition.


You will never be a leader unless you first learn to follow and be led.


It’s hard for anyone who’s not change oriented to be an effective leader. Contemporary society doesn’t give us the luxury of choice between stasis and change. Change is here to stay, with or without our approval, and the rate of change escalates almost daily. Think, for example, about the differences in lifestyle between you and your grandparents. ...

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