This week’s discussion is on leadership characteristics and traits
Bill Gates has been successful because of his personality and leadership traits. Bill Gates is highly analytical and intelligent, with the ability to process and interpret information rapidly in order for him to make good decisions. He has also developed innovative solutions to difficult problems using his strong problem solving skills. Also, his charisma allows him to reach out and connect on a personal level with others, inspiring as well as winning their trust.
His intellect, vision and ambition have also been combined to produce long-term strategies that are capable of achieving far-reaching results. Gates’ willingness to take risks has been another key attribute that allowed him the opportunity to invest in potentially high yielding products or services while always being aware of potential pitfalls. These qualities enabled Gates, in the end, to be one of history’s most successful and influential business leaders.