Re: What makes a great leader?

A great leader is a great listener, absorber, observer, continual learner. In turn and attempting balance, they provide feedback with conviction and in a to-educate mode.


A difference between the proven leader and the great leader is the latter rarely plateau's with their 'input' or connection process;  while the proven leader may not be employing ideas and approaches that continue to be as impactful and fully-applicable to current and near-future needs.

This, I believe is the difference between leaders like Warren Buffet, Bill Gates, Sir Richard Branson (to name some familiar) and the recent Executive manager asked to step-down or a constituency patiently(?) awaits  leader's end-of-term.

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From computer hacking to biohacking, Dave Asprey has embarked on a quest to reverse the aging process.

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  • After surrounding himself with anti-aging researchers and scientists, he discovered the tools of biohacking could dramatically change his life and improve his health.
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French newspapers report that the trial hasn't lived up to expectations.

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  • French newspapers report that the trial hasn't lived up to expectations.
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A new study estimated the untapped potential of wind energy across Europe.

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  • A new report calculated how much electricity Europe could generate if it built onshore wind farms on all of its exploitable land.
  • The results indicated that European onshore wind farms could supply the whole world with electricity from now until 2050.
  • Wind farms come with a few complications, but the researchers noted that their study was meant to highlight the untapped potential of the renewable energy source in Europe.
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