The creation of a strong leader is one of great complexity that includes learned and natural characteristics, traits and behaviors.

The creation of a strong leader is one of great complexity that includes learned and natural characteristics, traits and behaviors.

In your opinion, what makes an effective leader? Is it leadership style, their attitude towards their subordinates, their ability to persuade others or to delegate tasks?

List five desirable and five undesirable traits or characteristics of an ideal leader. Once you have listed your ten traits, defend your reasoning as to why a leader should or should not have these traits.

When you created your list, did you have any particular leaders in mind? How many of the listed characteristics do you personally have?

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