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The Gifted Leader

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One dictionary definition of gift is “the notable capacity for doing something.” When applied to leadership it infers an extraordinary and natural ability to make things happen and to influence others.  In our decades of leadership education, practice and development we have studied thousands of leaders, and every one of them had significant natural ability – what I would describe as gifts; but not all were equally effective.    There are theories that believe there are innate characteristics that set apart a few for leadership; the underlying belief is that not everyone is a leader. We know from trait theorists that many... Read more →
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