Dabo Swinney: A Transformational Leader Leadership is a very important part of having a successful organization. A strong leader brings a vision, and provides the motivation needed to unite a group bring them to achieve a common goal by aligning the organization to its vision. Good leaders are inspirational and charismatic they lead their organization through the internal and external changes that occur (Gupta, 2009). Dabo Swinney, the head coach of the Clemson Tigers football team is an exemplary example of a strong leader. Bass Leadership Approaches Leadership styles vary between leaders.
Society tends to view and label successful people as those who are wealthy or famous. However, success is a personal achievement that only can be obtained based on personal goals and motivation to achieve them because everybody has different goals and paths to lift them to success. An example of someone who has the fire and desire is Steve Marruffo, my father who set multiple goals for him to achieve. Regardless of getting knocked down several times by the hardships that universally occur to anyone attempting to obtain success, he was determined to achieve personal success and motivated to keep his dreams of success alive. When asked if he considers himself successful, Marruffo responded, “Yes because everything negative that I have been through has made me a stronger individual.
Leadership is something that stands out. Good leadership is always important. You always want to follow the strongest person in the group right? Well in the book called “Lord of the Flies” Ralph is a better leader than Jack. Some reasons include Ralph has a goal or clear vision of being rescued.
Colin Powell was a very successful, hardworking person. His most famous achievements were being a four-star general as well as being nominated to be Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. This is his most famous quote: “What I really wanted was to do the best I could every single day. By doing my best, every day, day after day, year after year, I got to the top.” Colin Powell was a very great man who always worked hard to help and protect his country. Others may argue that Powell was not as great of a person as he sounds, or that he was just lucky, but it was his choice to work hard.
Football teaches commitment because it is like a family or huge community pushing you to do good, to succeed, to be responsible, to be committed. Football you are committed in many ways such as showing up to practice, showing up to games, trying your hardest at every practice and game. “Our young men need to regain a sense of responsibility, loyalty and commitment. The most important of these being commitment.” Football lessons learned from Football. Commitment is the most important quality and lesson learned in football because it is great to have on and off the field.
Shared leadership, “pull[s] people, resources and ideas together to get a job done” (Goldsmith Article, 2010). I see myself as a qualified individual, which is a characteristic that Goldsmith associates with a candidate for Shared Leadership. I also see myself as an individual that has developed good working relationships with my colleagues and shown that I value their time and talents that they bring to the table. This ability to work well with others towards a common goal, promotes a culture of inclusion and that is one of my strengths. I am everyone’s biggest cheerleader naturally and I consider myself flexible in my decision making.
There are many defining qualities a leader must have, but being a motivator who inspires people is definitely the most important role of a leader. This is because motivational leaders will help people achieve their goals that they might not think they can do, the ones they’re inspiring could be the next president, and it makes the people respect their leader more. After all, you don’t want a leader who will put you down. You want one who will try to inspire the people. As John Quincy Adams puts it, “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a
Any and every relationship is built off of a few key elements, loyalty, responsibility, hard work, but most importantly trust. Trust shows the way to stay true and honest with others. With the element of trust, everyone can take a step forward in any position within a relationship. Trust is a key importance in sports, games, and any other relationship with another person. With the input of trust, other contributing factors can be built off of it to build a stronger relationship.
The skills I need to develop to achieve this is to listen without interruption, giving equal opportunity to each team member and encouraging diverse thinking. Being the leader of our ALP group has challenged all these skills I was trying to develop. The dynamics of the group is such that we have an equal mix of introverts and extroverts. Developing the team charter set the ground rules of how we would engage each other in the team environment. Unfortunately, I decided to observe and make a personal assessment about each team member, what made them tick.
Why is he remembered as the father of Nation? Another evidence is that it is known for most people that Gandhi became an inspiration for the future leaders in their road to freedom and nationalist movements. One of them was great Martin Luther King who admitted with great pleasure the influence of the Gandhi on his actions. These all actually illustrate us to what extend Gandhi was an effective leader with his arguments leading the road for freedom to his country. To conclude, he was a man with tremendous personal courage by leading revolutionary change without the violence, a man who could transform the nation.
As a head football coach, they have to be knowledge at the game to have the players buy into the system they want to achieve. It’s really hard these days to be successful, but that how coaches are judge in today’s society. Based really on their action in the locker, mentorship as well as knowledge of the game. Knowledge is important because a head football coach picks his supporting staff around him or her. Bill Belichick is by far one of the highest coaches that many fan as well as other coaches have the privilege to watch mange his football games.
The strongest president should be someone who do anything for his country.Always try to help his people.Perisdent should be a father to his people ,leaderwho care about them, and no matter what he will help thm for example George Washington. George washington was "reflects the love people have for this great leader"(Weston, 1), that prove that george washington was a great leader. George Washington was one of the strongst president in America that why in his time he rufused to run for the third time even though his citizen time was over. Washington was "interested in retiring from public life, but he was never one to turn away when his nation needed him"(Weston, 6), that proven that he care about his nation, he did not life his nation
In football, I have always been a quarterback, which means I have always been the vocal leader of my team. As a quarterback, it is my duty to make sure that everyone is in the right place and knows their role in every play. Also, I have to accept responsibility for anything that goes wrong,
My father’s strict, higher standards and influence on my life is what drives me to succeed as he did. From the expectations of my parents, I developed an aptitude to accept the challenges presented between me and my goals and to work endlessly towards overcoming them. I consistently attempt to embody the constant expectation of higher success that produced the same stubborn, hardworking, and selfless character in my father.
In my opinion, if I could choose anybody to be the next President of the United States based on these qualities it would have to be Jimbo Fisher. Jimbo would make a great president because he possesses all of these qualities. Being a coach, each week he faces different problems and setbacks not only leading up to the game but during the games as well. This forces him to adjust and make changes that will allow him and his team to achieve the final goal, which is to win the game. This requires intellect, vision, and perseverance on a daily