by Heather de Wit - Founder INSPIRING SOUTH AFRICANS.COM
Let’s take a look at a few genres across the board
- Corporate Business
- Non Profit organizations
- The Arts
What should the role of a Leader be ?
To : Drive people forward, educate, stimulate, motivate, inspire, engender support and popularity, gain credibility, acquire customers/ followers, gain respect, engender collaboration and so on.
What sets you apart as a Leader ?
The world is changing at a phenomenal, overwhelming pace – new information and truth is emerging, new technology is evolving, different thinking and lifestyle is evolving. The ability to lead is becoming a challenging and daunting task.
Every genre has a defined purpose or intention – to create something out of what has gone before or start anew with new thinking, trends and habits.
This all hinges around conscious choice which is yours as the Leader !
What precedents are Leaders setting ?
In a perfect world, Leaders should be living by example, projecting a good image, know their role, strategy, vision and so on. What messages are Leaders sending out in the world with their behavior in all things ?
What Emotions do your Leaders evoke ?
How do Leaders make you feel ? - Do you feel proud, angry, frustrated, empowered, disempowered, moved, excited, immobile, loyal, grateful, resentful, inspired, uplifted and so on.