Leadership Potential: Look for the Right Indicators

Ram Charan

In my years of observing leaders, I’ve seen certain signs that a person has high potential for leadership. A wide cognitive bandwidth—capacity and inclination to see things in a broad context—is one earmark of a CEO who anticipates how changes in the environment will affect the business or of a marketing VP who sees how marketing relates to company direction.Individuals who have leadership potential:1. Seek information and see the broader view. These potential leaders aren&rsqu...
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