Leaders know they can't do it alone. They need partners to make extraordinary things happen. Exemplary leaders invest in creating trustworthy relationships and building spirited and cohesive teams. Exemplary leaders make others feel strong, capable, and confident to take initiative and responsibility. They build the skills and abilities of their constituents to deliver on commitments. They create a climate where people feel in control of their own lives.
In the next two chapters, we will explore how student leaders: