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Leadership: Extraversion Vs. Introversion

Question: Extraversion is often considered a "good" quality for a leader to have. Why might introversion be considered an equally positive quality?

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Introversion is also considered to be a positive quality for a leader. An introvert is someone who is self-aware, thoughtful, and understands details. A good leader should introspect and think about the issues that face him/her and their followers. Further an introverted person is interested in self-knowledge, self-understanding, and keeps emotions private. A good leader should have good self-knowledge; otherwise he will not be ...

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The answer to this problem explains dignity of leadership. Two references related to the answer are also included.