A Leader qualifies as a Leader only if he possesses the following qualities:-
1) Does right things:--
Doing right things meaning carrying out one's duties well, obeying punctuality,caring and respecting the dignity of his team as well as colleagues
2)Sets things in place and works sensibly with front person's difficulty in mind:-
A leader if he observes his work place and if any wrong or misbehaviour in his absence leading to harm should be handled very carefully and proper justice devoted.
When he is absent or away, in his absence wrong things happen in an organization he should ensure that proper regulations are followed,proper work devoted, the organization is run smoothly without hassles, there should be no grumbling of the employees/workers/ subordinates/ etc and hence no tussles.
3)Makes Plans and Missions:--
The leader should designate and allocate work making planning efforts and set goals and missions for his group / Team / Organisation.
A Mission set should be properly planned - well - organised, well -set and allocation of work done rightfully so that the whole system is organized.
Appreciating and encouraging an individual itself motivates him to work with more efforts.
5)Develops abilities and talents of a person so as to bring the best out of him
understanding his needs,helping him out:-
A leader should lead in a manner so as to bring out the best in a person thus cultivating and developing his abilities, talents so that he can use his skills and strengths in the right manner.
6)Making people / team to commit, leading people for good-sake and well-being of an individual and society as a whole:--
Creating a good work environment making his team commit and fulfil duties responsibly makes a good leader either in an organization / or in a country.
For eg. If a harassing type of environment is created.. tension of reports to be given in time, then instead of giving correct reports the individual will land giving errors and mistakes thus making the situation all the more worse.On the other hand if calm,cool environment is created an individual's potential of working will boost thus giving more inputs and efforts.
A leader must ensure tension-free environment in an organization.
7)A great Leader works for bringing Peace :---
Bringing Peace by a leader in a family, state, nation and ultimately his country and bringing happiness in and around may be also in an Organisation is the duty ( kartavya) of a leader.
Peace or so-called Shanti in native language Hindi in India is required everywhere at home, offices, Parliament/ organizations / ashrams/ temples nearly everywhere.
A greatest LEADER would be the one who would bring this peace and happiness in and around him so that human beings can live free--- of ---tensions.
Great Leaders of the world
Leaders of the world who inspired humanity and the world:--
Mother Teresa, Hellen Keller, Albert Einstein, Sir Abraham Lincoln,Sir John Kennedy, Henry Ford, Sir Winston Churchill, Mahatma Gandhi, Mahatma Jyotiba Phule, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, Swami Vivekananda, Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar, Lal Bahadur Shastri, Nelson Mandela the African Gandhi, President Roosevelt, Lord Mountbatten and many many more...
Great Leaders of our country
Leaders of Hindustan who inspired the world.
Shaheed Bhagat Singh, Rajguru,Sukhdev, Mahatma Jyotiba Phule, Savitribai Phule, Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar, Raja Ram Mohan Roy, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, Maharana Pratap, King Vikramaditya, Chandragupt Maurya,Mahatma Gandhi,Rabindranath Tagore ,Subhash Chandra Bose to name a few.
Each of these leaders have devoted their life to the service of humanity with great sacrifice and understanding the simple basic needs of a poor man.
Women make better Leaders than Men( of course there are great Men leaders too) since they are calm,Understandable,run the house( responsible),kind,forgivable,love the family,sacrificing... ,last but not the least they are not at all EGOISTIC... 8 points.
A Leadership quality should ultimately build, bridge and make and not break. Each of these leaders have devoted their life to the service of humanity with great sacrifice and understanding the simple basic needs of a poor man.
The author Miss Vijaya is a Chemicals Technologist and has several years experience in this field. http://divyajeevan.in