Leaders of the future will have to be visionary and be able to bring people in – real communicators. These are things that women bring to leadership and executive positions, and it’s going to be incredibly valuable and incredibly in demand.
America somehow thinks that leadership relates to governance, and it certainly does. But society is much bigger than governance, and some of the truly great leadership of our society is outside the governance arena.
Leadership should be born out of the understanding of the needs of those who would be affected by it.
I think we need leadership that helps us remember that part of what we are about is caring about more than the person right next to us, but the folks across the way.