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Succesful Leadership Motivation

Leadership can be best understood if we keep our focus where ?

a. study great and famous leaders who inspire us

b. consider examples of many kinds of leaders in a variety of contexts.

c. look at senior level leaders who have more fully matured

d. consider the examples and mistakes of young, aspiring leaders.

Please explain the right answer. Thanks.

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We do not learn the essence of something by studying poor examples. Although there may be room for such an approach (at certain times), generally it is not a sound approach for understanding the core of a topic. Therefore, option (d) misses the mark.

Secondly, looking at fully mature senior level ...

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The student provides the student (see originial problem) insight in tackling what successful leadership means in terms of focus, inspiration & motivation.