Ten Proven Steps for Effective Leadership
Before I begin, there will be a time at which you will be a leader.
These are the first steps you need to follow.
There are many sources about leadership, and a few list means of becoming an effective leader.
The majority of these sources are academic and thereby restricted to theoretical application.
There are additional lists that have been developed from and reflect a single characteristic or foundation such as marketing, technological discipline, or philosophy.
With decades holding leadership positions in the Military, in the classroom, in business, and as a ship’s Master in the U.S. Merchant Marine, I have compiled a list of 20 proven steps to effective leadership.
In this video, I am sharing the first 10 steps.
The second 10 steps will follow soon in another video currently in production.
In this video I have combined an understanding of inter-cultural interactions found in the maritime industry with extensive experience within that industry.
Provided here is our first 10-step list that will be useful for your leadership growth.
It is designed to meet safety and security needs essential to operating in a disaster or emergency and to meet complex inter-personnel challenges.
Again, you will at some time have an opportunity to be a leader. Your success depends upon your preparedness to meet this opportunity.
Do not wait for a time of danger or distress to obtain the essential knowledge needed to lead effectively.
Start a personal journal now, apply the principles given here, and define for yourself what kind of leader you will be.
Be the kind of leader that you would follow yourself.