2. Ability To Delegate
3. Communicate Effectively
4. Develop Others
5. Be Committed
6. Inspire Others
7. Have A Clear Vision
8. Show Respect
Every man needs to be a leader.
It’s important to be able to motivate yourself to take action to move forward toward your goals – whether they’re personal, family, of career.
Leaders are driven to get things done and they lead others to do the same.
You can’t do it all yourself.
The most effective men surround themselves with skilled people, define their responsibilities, and then get out of the way.
Rid yourself of the complainers, wannabes and the hangers on.
They’re holding you back.
You might have a clear picture in your mind of what you’d like to see happen.
Unfortunately, no one can read your mind. A great man shares his vision and makes his desires known.
People will give you what you want when you communicate effectively.
Being a man isn’t about using others to meet your needs.
It’s developing those around you.
From a more selfish perspective, the more knowledgeable they are the more they can assist you in your vision.
Share your expertise and help everyone grow.
You can’t expect greater commitment than you’re willing to provide.
A man sets the bar.
Everyone else settles in somewhere below that point.
Set the ceiling high and show everyone around you what true commitment looks like.
A Great man inspires others to Greatness
It’s not always easy to inspire those content to simply just show up and do nothing.
Share your motivation and commitment.
Even if you’re only able to inspire a few people, it will a make positive impact.
If you don’t know what you want, you ain’t gettin it.
Men need to be crystal clear on their vision and readily share it with others.
A clear vision serves as a roadmap the people around you should be able to easily follow.
Strive to treat everyone fairly and avoid playing favorites.
Treat the CEO and the busboy with the same respect.
Everyone is worthy of a basic level of respect.
If you don’t give it don’t ever expect it back.
It’s natural to be drawn to a man with confidence.
You’re viewed as capable and trustworthy when your confidence level is high.
Be comfortable with your skills and plan.
A lack of self-confidence limits the ability of others to trust your vision and judgment.
Great men make the tough decisions fearlessly and take responsibility for the outcome.
It’s easy to make quick decisions when you’re clear on your values.
If you can’t make up your mind, your leadership skills will be called into question.
Great men share common characteristics that you can develop in yourself.
Even if you don’t feel you currently possess these qualities, you can learn and grow your capacity to be a great man and Create Your Legacy Of Greatness.