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Successful Leadership Skills (Business Buddies Series)

by Ken Lawson

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Barron""s Educational Series .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leadership In Business,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Leadership,
  • Business & Economics / Negotiating

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBusiness Buddies
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9866185M
    ISBN 100764132466
    ISBN 109780764132469
    OCLC/WorldCa62758151

    Leadership Skills 8 Preface Preface When we talk about leadership skills, what exactly do we mean? Leadership skills are the tools, behaviors, and capabilities that a person needs in order to be successful at motivating and directing others. Yet true leadership skills involve something more; the ability to help people grow in their own abilities.   For example, a quality like humility is not cited or celebrated much in leadership books whereas it is a key component of leadership. Many leadership theories misunderstand the essence of leadership. They associate leadership with praising and promoting one individual which is only halfway on the path to successful leadership.

    According to Daniel Goleman, a psychologist who helped popularize emotional intelligence with his book, the key elements are self-awareness, motivation, empathy and social skills. The better a leader relates to and works with others, the more successful she will be. Successful Community Leadership and Organization: A Skills Guide for Volunteers and Professionals, second edition, updates John E. Tropman’s edition and adds more detail, including introductory chapters on the idea of community book addresses the common concerns and problems of local community leaders and organizers and provides an easy-to .

    6 Katz Three Skills Robert Katz identifies three critical skill sets for successful leaders: technical skills, interpersonal (or human) skills, and conceptual skills. Leaders must possess certain technical skills that assist them in optimizing managerial performance. The lack of positive and effective leadership is a key reason why many talented workers leave the organization. Leadership is not a place; it is a process. James Kouzes and Barry Posner. Given that everyone has the capacity for leadership at some level, it would seem that the absence of leadership in an organization shouldn’t be a problem.


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