Ten Relationship Traits and Skills for Good Leadership

An important aspect of good leadership is the ability to work and relate with others.  There are ten qualities that characterize successful leadership in the area of relating and communicating with other people. 1. Availability  A good leader is available and in touch with people. Important leadership skill is the ability to recognize needs and…

The Art of Leadership

The art of leadership is sought by virtually everyone. It is claimed by many, defined by a few, and exercised by the unheralded, depending on the source you use. In fact, we know a lot about leadership; it is the application of leadership that creates confusion for most. In spite of all the leadership texts,…

SPEAK YOUR MIND!

For most people, the mere thought of speaking before an audience causes men’s hands to go clammy and their hearts to pound like a kettledrum. Statistics show that people fear public speaking more than they do their own deaths. It shows that for the majority, people would rather die in silence than take a chance…

Developing Leadership Skills

The first area that we look at is that of Personal Attributes. This is a blend of knowledge, expertise, and competencies, encapsulated in the approach, the behaviour, of the leader. In organisations of all sizes and in all sectors, public and private, these characteristics are key to effective leadership. The essential personal attributes are as…