History has witnessed leader with different type of characteristics, but it also says that it is introverts who had been great as leaders. Stunned on reading this, yes, introverts have qualities that help them being a great leader.
In this article we will discuss about those reasons.
Introverts Think Deeply
A leader needs to think before they react and as introvert think deeply, they go a step ahead of others as they think everything deeply. They do not need to be surrounded by crowd and love solitude. In this loneliness they devise new concepts, think over the project plans, and find out if there are any loopholes. This ability reflects in the decision that they take.
Introverts are Humble
When you get power in your hand you may become a little haughty, it’s not your fault, its power that is intoxicating. However, as self-importance and egoism is not a trait of the introverts they are mostly humble. Thus, when they have enough power in their hands, they know how to be humble and how to manage it.
Introverts Have Tremendous Influence
If you think that an extrovert can easily convince a person, then you have to think twice. Most of the time people do not like extroverts. In comparison to them introverts are silent and they do things silently. They can command respect naturally from others and it’s their action that does the talking, thus convincing those whom they want to convince.
Introverts Have a Cool Head
Whenever there is a problem in business everybody will turn to the leader to help them out. It is then a leader’s action is required most who will guide the people out of the problem. An introvert is cool headed and when they are in problem they understand it and try to ensure that the right decision is taken so that the problem is overcome.
Introverts are Brilliant Decision-makers
Introverts speak less and listen more. This gives them time to think and plan before they decide. They do not haste any decision and their decision is generally well-planned. When someone is following them, they try to ensure that they guide their followers in the best way so that they can together achieve the goal. As they think and plan they are great decision makers whose decisions are based on facts and not just on intuition.
These qualities makes an introvert great leader following whom you can get the path where you want to lead.