What Makes a Leader Truly Great?

May 25, 2016 James M. Kouzes

Leaders have the power to influence others, and with that power comes the responsibility to lead a team to success. What leadership skills and qualities do you need to encourage, empower, and inspire others? There are several traits associated with being a successful leader that range from dependability and curiosity to optimism and commitment. According to Kouzes & Posner, authors of The Leadership Challenge, “You simply can’t do your best without searching for new experiences, doing things you’ve never done, making mistakes, and learning from them.” Discover what other influential Wiley authors have to say about what it takes to be a great leader.

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