Leadership: A Self Reflection Essay

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Leadership Self Reflection

Leadership is found not just at work but all around us. In any situation, leaders take a step forward and take charge of the situation. It can be at home, at work or at any other place. Leaders are never born, they become leaders because they have the credibility and people would love to follow them.
This paper describes about my leadership strengths and areas for growth/future study. It also included how these qualities are used in my daily work routine, self-assessment results and a brief explanation on Individual style in leadership.
Introduction

The most important quality that differentiates a leader from other people is the ability to think strategically. Vision is the most important aspect that
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Personal leadership strengths
1. Problem Solving

I work for a global pharmaceutical company and every day we have issues validating the submissions we send to the FDA. So one of my greatest strength is problem solving. I always try to find more efficient and effective way of doing a task. This is what my manager likes the post in me. By doing so it reduces time and we can completes the tasks before the deadline.
This is very appreciated by the upper management and they now can always rely on me to find the root cause of the problem and try and fix those problem. I also try and explain the steps to other colleagues so that if they can rectify the error at an early stage that we would not have to spend time in correcting things at the publishing stage.
2. Self-Motivation

I believe to be a leader, once should love the work he/she is doing. I always keep finding new ways to keep myself motivated and I always have eagerness to learn new things, finding new ways to do a task differently. But doing so I keep myself up to speed and I am able to deliver my tasks. The good thing about keep self-motivated is that people working with you also can feel the positive vibe and they all start working with you and tasks become so easy. I am always optimistic and I am always ready to accept new challenges.
Personal leadership weaknesses
1. Emotions

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