12 Habits Of Exceptional Leaders Great leadership is a difficult thing to pin down and understand.
“Courage is the first virtue that makes all other virtues possible.” - Aristotle
You know a great leader when you’re working for one, but even they can have a hard time explaining the specifics of what they do that makes their leadership so effective. Great leadership is indeed a difficult thing to pin down and understand. Great leadership is dynamic; it melds a variety of unique skills into an integrated whole.
Below are 12 essential elements of great leadership, which you can follow to help you become a better leader today.
If our minds are ruled by destructive emotions, by self-centredness, with little regard for others, we won’t be happy. As social animals we need to work together. With friends around us, we feel secure, happy and our minds are calm. We’re physically well too. When we’re filled with anger, fear and frustration, our minds are upset and our health declines. Therefore, the ultimate source of happiness is warmheartedness.