Quote by Pope Francis

Age quod agis” – Dedicate yourself to what you are doing and do it well.

“Qui fecit nimis, fecit nihil” – The one who tries too much ends up accomplishing nothing.


Strong communication skills, both verbal and non-verbal are important components of effective leadership.  These are often referred to as soft skills which include;

  • positive regard
  • active listening
  • empathetic understanding
  • meaningful questioning
  • respectful assertiveness
  • constructive confrontation
  • effective feedback
  • willingness to accept criticism