Leadership Development

THE EXEMPLARY LEADERSHIP TRAITS

 MODEL THE WAY

  • Find your voice by clarifying your personal values.
  • Set the example by aligning actions with shared values. 

ENCOURAGE the Heart

  • Recognize contributions by showing appreciation for individual excellence.
  • Celebrate the values and victories by creating a spirit of community.

ENABLE OTHERS TO ACT

  • Foster collaboration by promoting cooperative goals and building trust..
  • Strengthen others by sharing power and discretion.

CHALLENGE THE PROCESS

  • Search for opportunities by seeking innovative ways to change, grow and improve.
  • Experiment and take risks by constantly generating small wins and learning from mistakes.

INSPIRE A SHARED VISION

  • Envision the future by imaging exciting an ennobling possibilities.
  • Enlist others in common vision by appealing to shared aspirations.

MODEL THE WAY

  • Find your voice by clarifying your personal values.
  • Set the example by aligning actions with shared values. 

 From The Student Leadership Challenge by James Kouzes and Barry Posner