Self Awareness

Duration: 15 Minutes
Knowledge Test: Yes
Certificate of completion: No
Creator: The Institute of Leadership & Management 
Course Enquiry
Successful leadership is grounded in self-awareness. If you are self-aware it means you have made (and are constantly updating) an accurate appraisal of your personality, of what motivates you, and what your strengths and weaknesses are.
Being self-aware affects how you behave and interact with others and puts you in a better position to evaluate and adapt your leadership style when necessary.

‘Leadership Essentials: Self-awareness’ provides an overview of why self-awareness is essential for leadership capability and includes ‘Top Tips’ on how you can use self-awareness to become a better leader.
The Essentials leaflet is supported by three Spotlights that look at aspects of self-awareness in more detail to help you improve your leadership skills: