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    The Importance of Courage and Empathy in Leadership

    Aristotle called courage the first virtue because it makes all of the other virtues possible. Leadership will be weak without this virtue, and all who follow will feel a lack of strength from the top, leaving people feeling insecure and uncertain, not knowing if their leader is strong enough to carry them through the tough times. Without courage, it’s almost impossible to break through into any new territory. Empathy is also an essential virtue to possess, especially for leaders today, as it enables the leader to listen and understand the needs of others, which allows for a more positive, effective work environment. What  Is Courage? The Merriam – Webster Dictionary…

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    20 Steps to Leading Your Own Life: Build More Personal Power and Confidence Everyday

    You don’t have to be a CEO of a large company or in a senior position to be the leader of your own life. We are all called to be leaders to a degree. True leaders love to see everyone become a leader, to gain confidence in their ability, to think and act for themselves. This way we won’t have people in jobs they hate, complaining and grumbling, for they will be responsible for their actions and decisions. If you are in a job you hate, it is your responsibility to examine your situation and ask yourself, is this what I need? Am I satisfied? If you’re complaining all the…