the book, Good to Great, author Jim
Collins says that a Level 5 Leader, the highest level of leadership, exhibits
the characteristic of humility. However, I have heard some managers question
humility as a leadership trait. But I agree with Collins. Why? Because a major
downfall of any successful person, let alone that of one with formal leadership
authority is pride or arrogance. It's that sense of entitlement that they feel
comes with the job.
for what you want. But be grateful for what you have. History is filled with
people who have achieved today but failed tomorrow.