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In Closing: These Are the 4 Skills Leaders Will Need in the Years Ahead

October 26, 2017

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Over the next five years, business leaders will face growing challenges involving technology, skills, employee recruitment, personal wellness and other issues.

In a recent LinkedIn post, a group of executives named the four skills that top their list of leadership essentials:

  1. Purpose
  2. Ability to empower employees
  3. Willingness to learn new things
  4. Active engagement on social media

Reid Hoffman, founder of LinkedIn; Arianna Huffington, founder of The Huffington Post and Thrive Global; Bill George, longtime CEO of Medtronic and currently a leadership professor at Harvard Business School; and Ryan Holmes, CEO of HootSuite, provided their thoughts on their skill sets.

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