Hi, need to submit a 500 words essay on the topic My leadership philosophy.
Just like what President Harry Truman affirmed in his speech entitled “A Public Man Must Live in the Present”, he believed that “the fundamental basis for a happy life with family and friends is to treat others as you would like to be treated, speak truthfully, act honorably and keep commitments to the letter” (Truman par. 2). This principle likewise applies to subordinates and colleagues, alike. In carrying out one’s responsibilities, one must be aware that leaders must have the ability to understand, not only the scope of one’s duties. Thus, leaders do not only have the obligation to carry out the responsibilities explicitly defined in their professional portfolio. more so, leaders should have the innate skills and genuine commitment to ensure that the responsibilities that must be carried out by his or her followers, must be duly accomplished, with proper motivation, guidance, direction, coaching, and mentoring strategies, which would facilitate and encourage them, wholeheartedly, to achieve. My priorities are also my commitment to undertake my responsibilities in the organization which I serve. and also to act and behave according to ethical, moral, and legal standards. I was influenced and strongly affected by the words from John McCain, in his speech on “The Virtues of the Quiet Hero” as he emphasized that he believes in life encompass service, honor, and faith – where faith was expressly disclosed to be a unifying force: “a faith that bridges unbridgeable gaps in humanity.