Lately, I've spent a lot of time reading up on leadership. I've been discussing the topic at length with friends, family, mentors and colleagues as well. It seems there is a few common threads that run through it all. And if you want to really be successful and happy in your life, you'd be better off to get this right.
Live by a core value system. Communicate with empathy. Build trust and by doing do so grow influence. Work together with others and delegate to maximize results.