Originally answered Mar 24, 2017

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  1. Read leadership articles, blogs, sites, and books
  2. Listen to podcasts and watch videos from respected leaders
  3. Attend leadership development training
  4. Look for opportunities to lead, and pursue them
  5. Attend and present at leadership conferences
  6. Network with other leaders and participate in leadership communities of practice
  7. Find a good leader to serve as a mentor
  8. Serve as a mentor to other aspiring leaders
  9. Emulate the behavior of leaders you admire
  10. Ask for suggestions for how to improve as a leader, including from those you lead


  1. Articles, Presentation, and Books about Leadership
  2. Leadership Books
  3. How to Be a Better Leader
  4. Lessons in Leadership
  5. What skills do leaders need?
  6. Communicate authentically, act boldly, learn by doing, and lead by example

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