Why Value-Based Leadership Is Important

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We have all heard the adage, leaders are born; not made. I believe some are born while others are taught. Leadership, a critical management skill, is the ability to motivate a group of people toward a common goal. How you motivate others to get to that goal is influenced by the values you bring to the position. Your values reflect a collection of experiences over your lifetime beginning with your childhood.