In "Creating Synergy: The Keys to Leadership Success," Andrea Kivolowitz writes that presence, allowing and connection are three characteristics of a great leader. She says leaders should know their personal strengths, rather than trying to be all-around experts. "It's about looking at your strengths and expanding upon them to be a leader instead of pointing out your weaknesses and areas you should be improving to 'do' leadership well," Kivolowitz says.

Related Summaries