According to Forbes, here are 10 characteristics of a great leader.

1. Believe in yourself.

2. Make the hard choice.

3. Earn the respect of the team.

4. Know the team.

5. Understand that the people are the key to success.

6. Articulate a clear vision.

7. Push people to be their best.

8. Serve a greater cause.

9. Empower the team.

10. Do not lead by force.

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