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Colin Powell Video: Keynote speech Colgate University—The role of a leader and how leaders can achieve results.

Summary

In a keynote address to Colgate University (2009), Colin Powell—former Chairman of the Chief of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and former U.S. Secretary of State—speaks about leadership and the qualities a great leader should possess. Colin Powell shares his views on how it is important not to dwell on the past but instead to look forward to new and emerging opportunities. He stresses how important it is to understand organisational goals and the importance of achieving these goals. He also highlights how having a purpose is the single most critical quality for effective leadership.

PME 3

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RAAF Professional Military Education PME