Best, unique and motivational leadership quotes
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The definition of a leader in the Oxford Dictionary is that, a person one who leads a group of people,especially the head of the country or an organisation. And in Merriam Webster it defines 'the capacity to lead and the act of leading'.
A simple definition of leadership is the art of motivating a group of people to act towards achieving the common goal. Leadership skills in business involves,
Establishing the clear vision as well as sharing that vision with others so that they may follow willingly.
Providing the information and strategy to realize that vision.
Coordinating and balancing the conflicting of all members.
A good leader should be able to think and act creatively in difficult situations. To put it another way, a good leader must encourage his group members to share their ideas and opinions. There are two levels in leadership skills,
LEVEL 1 : Position
LEVEL 2 : Permission( Keyword for these two is relationship)
Fred Smith states that Leadership is getting people to work for you when they cannot obligated. And John C. Maxwell defines Leadership as people never care how much you know until they know how much you care .And in the permission level, individual 's needs and desires placed on time, energy and focus.
Types of leaderships :
There are many different types of leadership styles and some of them are Autocratic leadership, Democratic leadership, Laissez- Faire leadership and Carrot and Stick leadership
In Autocratic leadership style, a leader dictates policies and procedures. He/she directs and controls all the meaningful participation of the subordinates.
Such a leader has a full control of the team. And in Democratic leadership style, individuals should typically considered unequal by the Hierarchal standards and they have shared power in making decisions.
And the third one is that Laissez- Faire leadership style. In this style involves giving complete freedom to sub- ordinates for making decisions and implementing those plans.
Finally,Carrot and stick leadership style. In this style of leadership, People contribute because they will receive the reward for their work.
Important leadership qualities :
1. Honesty and integrity
2. Delegation and Empowerment
3. Creativity and Innovation
4. Decision-making capabilities
5. Good communicator
These are the essential qualities of a leader.
To that end, we are going to take a look at the don't do's of a good leader
1. Acting tough
2. Insulting people
3. Fearing in taking decisions
4. Praising too easily
5. Getting too excited about anyone idea
6. Feeling sorry for himself or herself
A bad leader can take a good staff and destroy it , causing the best employees to flee and the remainder to lose all motivation. John C Maxwell states that leadership is nothing more or nothing less.
To conclude,being a leader is an amazing job. Therefore let us participate and let others to participate in the event.