Solitude and leadership | Curio

Solitude and leadership

36 mins | May 15, 2018

William Deresiewicz on why you should learn to be alone with your thoughts. Imagine a leader. Any politician, company CEO, or student activist will do. What are they like? Probably extroverted and perpetually surrounded by people, right? But William Deresiewicz, argues in The American Scholar, that one of the most important attributes of a true leader is, in fact, solitude.

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From The American Scholar