Humility – The Mark Of A True Leader

People will recognize a true leader by how they serve not by what they say. If you have to say you are a servant leader then you are probably not.

A true servant leader has humility and focuses on the cause not their ego. There is no thought for power or control, it is just what needs to be done to see the cause advanced. There is almost a reluctance to take on a positional leadership role, but they will if that is the best thing to be done for the cause then they will lead.

There is strength in humility.

The reward of a servant leader is to see the job done. The legacy they leave for others is a good example to follow.

Humility – is the mark of a true leader

Paul S Allen

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About Paul S Allen

Musician (Guitar, Bass, Mandolin); Singer Song Writer; Photographer; Poet; Thinker. I have food allergies so ask when you invite me for dinner. Lumen accipe et imperti. (receive the light and pass it on) Leadership; Strategy; Vision;

Posted on 12/05/2011, in Business Development, Church, Community, Leadership, Think and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Hi Paul, just want to say how much I appreciate your insights on leadership and other areas of life.

    I referenced you and your blog on a post on my blog (see link below). Keep up the good work.

    Cheers, Steven
    http://fingerinallthepies.blogspot.com/2011/05/characteristics-of-true-leadership.html

  2. Hi Steven

    Thank you for your referencing of my blog and for the kind words and your encouragement , I really appreciate them.

    Blessings

    Paul S Allen

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