We may look to managers and visionaries as leaders, but each one of us has the potential to be a leader. These are the five key features that we can all work on so that we can each direct our own destinies:
S. — Solutions. A leader looks for the solution.
O. — Opportunity. A leader turns a liability into an asset.
L. — Long-term picture. A leader has a bird’s eye view.
I. — Influencer. Leaders leave an impact by taking initiative.
D. — Direction towards a desination. Keep the end in mind.