Are you a natural leader or a
wannabe leader? Do you fantasize about growing up and leading
a big corporation some day? Well, I am here to tell you that
you can do anything you want. Yes, even become a great
Do you know how to make
others feel important? When your friends and the people
you come into contact with feel that you recognize their
strengths and contributions, they will be more willing to take
note of yours. The first step in becoming a future leader is
to uplift the people around you.
must have a clear vision of what you want done and be
able to promote it. People like to know what they are
supposed to be doing and why. They will be more willing to
assist you if you show them the value in what they are doing.
great way to keep your friends and followers happy is to
treat them the way you want to be treated. The golden
rule is timeless. Good leaders are good to their people and do not
hold onto double standards.
you able to admit when you have made a mistake? It is
always better to admit a mistake than to lose credibility by
letting someone else find out about it later. If you did
something wrong, admit it to the group you are working with.
Do this openly, honestly, and as soon as possible.
you find out that someone has done something wrong, do you
wait until you are alone to criticize them? When someone has
done a great job that is when you tell others about it. Do
not criticize anyone in public.
appearances. Donít hide out if you want to be a leader.
Great leaders are visible. Everyone knows them because
they make an effort to get to know everyone. You donít have
to do this in a showy way, just get out there and get to know
as many people as you can. Stay close to the action and learn
a little about everyone you meet.
Finally, you need to strive to be the best that you can be.
That means being open to constructive criticism and making
corrections as needed.
those of you who know that you will never be leaders, and yes
there are plenty of successful followers, make sure the person
you are following can hold up to these basic leadership
practices. If they canít, you may want to find someone else
now you know how to become a successful leader. Get
started making your mark on the world!