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This post examines if leaders are chosen.

Is it really true that leaders are made? Are some people just born natural leaders, they just find themselves in the role and have to step up. People like Ghandi, Martin Luther King, etc.,

So, what are your thoughts about the argument:

"People seek out leaders unconsciously, and leaders step to the forefront almost instinctively. Leaders are recognized, not chosen. In short, leaders have something within that the others just don't have. It is an intangible characteristic that can't be explained, but when you see it, you will recognize it."

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This is true in some cases, where people are looking for a leader, and the leader wants to do just that lead people. It is also true that other people are better at other things, so they choose to exert their qualities in that area instead of leadership, which adds to their overall knowledge, skills, and abilities. However, the situation above does not explain the cases where someone who was not formerly ...

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The solution provides a detailed discussion examining the quote, "People seek out leaders unconsciously, and leaders step to the forefront almost instinctively. Leaders are recognized, not chosen. In short, leaders have something within that the others just don't have. It is an intangible characteristic that can't be explained, but when you see it, you will recognize it."

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