What does the word “leader” mean to you?
For some, it conjures up an image of a CEO of a large company. Others think of parents or guardians. Or perhaps the spokesperson for a social issue.
To be a leader, you don’t have to be a household name or have a title. Everyone is a leader in some context in their life. And learning how to be a more effective leader is within everyone’s grasp.
You see, being a real leader has little to do with the things many people associate with leadership. Things like fame and ego.
No, real leadership has to do with courage, helping others feel inspired, and a commitment to create something that is bigger than yourself.
Even if you’re already considered a leader, you can get better at it. The more effective you are at leading people, the greater the perks. Effective leaders are rare and therefore always in constant demand.
So what is an effective leader?
✔ Effective leaders inspire you. They look inside and bring the ...