Dominic's Leadership paper

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Dominic Doenges 3/1/08 Leadership, Literature and Life A Life of Leadership Edwin Friedman once said that, “Leadership can be thought of as a capacity to define oneself to others in a way that clarifies and expands a vision of the future”. Leadership qualities are extensive, ranging from personal belief to known fact. However, what makes an ideal leader is complicated. One must look at many aspects, such as the physical, emotional, social and psychological to determine whether or not the person is fit to be a leader. Is he able to stick with his beliefs? Is he concerned for other’s well-being? These are the types of questions to ask when trying to compose a list of essential qualities a leader must have. The physical qualities of the leader are one of the first aspects that people look for in a leader. There are various ways of showing their physical dominance. An example of this physical leadership is shown by Alexander the Great when he killed 6,000 men and all survivors were sold into slavery. The Greek states were humbled by his severity and he immediately had his
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course POLITICS 101 taught by Professor Plasse during the Spring '07 term at Merrimack College.

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