The list author says: ""Lead and inspire people. DonÂt try to manage and manipulate people. Inventories can be managed but people must be lead." ~Ross Perot
Leadership :1. the position or function of a leader, a person who guides or directs a group: He managed to maintain his leadership of the party despite heavy opposition. Synonyms: administration, management, directorship, control, governorship, stewardship, hegemony.
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"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy." -Martin Luther King, Jr."
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