Teddy Roosevelt: What Is The Key To Being An Effective Leader

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“The most important single ingredient to the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people.” - Teddy Roosevelt

What is the key to being an effective leader? You will be hard pressed to narrow a list down to one particular asset. What if you could narrow it down to four? That would give you as an aspiring leader tangible areas to develop than can propel your leadership forward. The Center for Creative Leadership in Greensboro, North Carolina, studied 105 successful executives and noted these four common characteristics.
1. They took ownership of mistakes rather than blaming others.
2. They were able to get along with a wide variety of people.
3. They had strong interpersonal relationship skills including sensitivity and tactfulness.
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