5 ways to identify a true leader

From myriad books to online resources, there is no shortage of material attempting to define what makes a leader great. But however many of these resources your comb through, there are five attributes of great leaders that show up over and over again.

In a recent post, Marcel Schwantes, principal and founder of Leadership From the Core, lists these five traits of true leaders. They include leaders who:

  • challenge their own assumptions: Great leaders know there are people smarter than them that they can – and should – learn from.


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