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LEADERSHIP

Whether you lead five people or five million people, the essentials of leadership are the same Lord William Slim

What is LEADERSHIP
There are over 350 definitions for the word Leadership in academic literature in the English language alone. This indicates the general confusion that prevails about the subject and also its complexity. Leadership is taking initiative and being accountable. Leadership is planting acorns even when you know that you will not live long enough to see the oak trees.

Laymans bifurcation of Leaders


WINNERS/GOOD LEADERS LEAD ACTIVELY PART OF THE ANSWER HAVE A PROGRAM LET ME DO IT FOR YOU LOSERS/BAD LEADERS MISLEAD ACTIVELY PART OF THE PROBLEM HAVE AN EXCUSE THAT IS NOT MY JOB

SEE AN ANSWER FOR EVERY SEE A PROBLEM FOR EVERY PROBLEM ANSWER IT MAY BE DIFFICULT BUT IT IS IT MAY BE POSSIBLE BUT IT IS POSSIBLE TOO DIFFICULT HAVE DREAMS A PART OF THE TEAM HAVE SCHEMES APART FROM THE TEAM

Laymans bifurcation of Leaders


WINNERS/GOOD LEADERS SEE THE GAIN SEE POSSIBILITIES BELIEVE IN WIN-WIN SEE THE POTENTIAL CHOOSE WHAT THEY SAY STRIVE TO CREATE MORE LEADERS STAND FIRM ON VALUES AND COMPROMISE ON PETTY THINGS MAKE IT HAPPEN LOSERS/BAD LEADERS SEE THE PAIN SEE PROBLEMS BELIEVE FOR THEM TO WIN SOMEONE HAS TO LOSE SEE THE PAST SAY WHAT THEY CHOOSE STRIVE TO CREATE FOLLOWERS STAND FIRM ON PETTY THINGS AND COMPROMISE ON VALUES LET IT HAPPEN

Who can be a good Leader?


Only a person whose thoughts, words and deeds are in harmony can become a good leader. TO BE the source of Leadership; to be a person of character TO DO the style of leadership by personal example. People may doubt what you say but will believe what you do. TO SEE and TO TELL are the functions, tools and techniques of Leadership.

Parable of a balloon seller & Groundbreaking Research by Havard Business School

Two cornerstones of 100 % efficacious Leadership


1. DISCIPLINE 2. ATTITUDE

D I S C I P L I N E 4 9 19 3 9 16 12 9 14 5 = 100
A T T I T U D E 1 20 20 9 20 21 4 5 = 100

Good Leaders are soaked in discipline and attitude because they have visions
VISIONARY LEADERS TALK ABOUT IDEAS CARING ATTITUDE HUMILITY RESPECTS AUTHORITY COURAGE OF CONVICTION CONFIDENCE CONCERNED ABOUT CHARACTER ASSERTIVE ACCEPT RESPONSIBILITY PAROCHIAL LEADERS TALK ABOUT PEOPLE CRITICAL ATTITUDE ARROGANCE REBEL AGAINST AUTHORITY GO ALONG TO GET ALONG CONFUSION CONCERNED ABOUT REPUTATION AGGRESSIVE BLAME THE WHOLE WORLD

PEOPLE CENTRIC UNDERSTANDING


OPTIMISTIC

EGOCENTRIC STUBORN
FATALISTIC

When worthy people do not come forward to take on positions of leadership, an ugly breed of selfserving parasites fills the void - Shiv Khera
A person who cannot lead and will not follow invariably is a troublemaker. Therefore, either lead, follow or get out of the way - Ted Turner

Do we find a difference between us and the top B-Schools across the globe? What and why?

Who will be the change agent?

We cannot prepare the future for our youth but we can certainly prepare our youth for the future but for that to happen..

Lets Be the change we want to see around ourselves - Mahatma Gandhi

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