The Four Natural Elements of Leadership

by Faz Fazal via LinkedIn Pulse

Leaders come in all different shapes and sizes. There is no blueprint, and there are no assembly instructions. One “leader’s” path may differ from a “follower” by one single seminal event that made all the difference. There are, of course, a number of character traits that leaders have in common, but no leader is the same as another. Leadership is individual and unique, a mix of art and science, and the force that drives the development of our modern world.

There have been many attempts to define a leader...