Is leadership born or built? by James G. Clawson at The Washington Post on 1 December 2013
Ah, the age-old debate on nature versus nurture. Regardless of where you fall on the issue, this author takes a slightly different angle – it doesn’t really matter, because leadership is more about being committed to achieving a vision.
“Find something you can devote your … life to, and then let that work in you until you’re vibrating with energy and enthusiasm — and you’ll find a way to get others to go along for the ride.”