Leaders' Impact on Society

Thesis:

Leaders are guided by boldness, a servant's heart, character, and vision which strengthens their ability to create change and impact others.

Definition

Leadership is overcoming obstacles by guiding others/themselves towards a goal.

Boldness:

Leader: Franklin D. Roosevelt

He was an American statesman and politician who served as the 32nd President of the United States.

  • Experimented with the economy
  • Create reform
  • Believed in his opposed plans

Servant's Heart

Leader: Brutus

He was a politician in the late Roman Republic and is known for his involvement in the assassination of Julius Caesar.

  • Thought of others before himself
  • Considered the greater good
  • Sacrificed self glorification

Character

Leader: Pope Francis

He is the first South American Pope of the Catholic Church.

“I ask you to ensure that humanity is served by wealth and not ruled by it.”

  • Prefers to live a simpler life
  • Empathizes with his followers about poverty
  • Does not believe in marginalizing people

Vision

Leader: Malala Yousafzai

She gave speeches about hope for her education.

"One child, one teacher, one book, and one pen, can change the world."

  • Projects better future

Promotes:

  • Girls' education
  • Confidence
  • Peace

Conclusion

Leaders are built by their personal qualities that help shape others' futures. Obtaining these qualities of boldness, a servant's heart, character, and vision help shape society in a positive way.