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An analysis of the competencies necessary for business success suggests they could apply to the U.S. Presidency as well

The transition to Donald J. Trump’s presidential administration is groundbreaking in many regards, but one in particular stands out: it puts a business leader at the top of the U.S. government.

The questions on everyone’s mind include, “What kind of leader will he be? And, will his business background translate to success in the presidency?”

In assessing tens of thousands of candidates for leadership positions, my company — OutMatch — has determined that top executives share distinct personality traits that make them successful leaders of companies. And these same traits can apply to an even broader scope of leadership — including the presidency. Here are the seven most important competencies for success in leadership.

Read the full article on Recruiting Trends.

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