Presented in Partial Fulfillment
Of the Requirements for the Class
04-09 Cpl Course
Cpl Chim, Liny
16 January 2009
What is leadership?
“Good leaders are made not born. If you have the desire and willpower, you can become an effective leader. Good leaders develop through a never ending process of self-study, education, training, and experience,” says Kenneth Boulding. Leadership can be define as a process by which a person influences others to accomplish an objective and directs the organization in a way that makes it more cohesive. Leaders carry out this process by applying their leadership attributes, such as beliefs, values, ethics, character, knowledge, and …show more content…
In conclusion, I believe anyone can be a leader, even if the only person they’re leading is themselves. Leadership is all about making things happen, being a good listener, being unselfish, and being able to help someone else out. You cannot be a good leader if you only think about yourself. If you do your subordinates will only respect your authority but not you as an individual.
Boulding, K., in The Image: Knowledge in Life and Society
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