There are specific traits and skills that a person should have in order to be an effective leader. Managers, corporations and business leaders use many of these traits and skills. An effective leader must have the ability to direct an organization. Although law enforcement is different from the typical business or corporation, its members are still providing a service and in many cases the people served by law enforcement are considered customers.
Please respond to the following prompt:
- List the traits of an effective leader and discuss why these traits are important to the effectiveness of a law enforcement agency.