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5 Habits of Leaders at the Top of the Ladder Here's a checklist of must-do's for company leaders. Use it daily.

By Tanner Simkins Edited by Frances Dodds

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The best leaders get the most out of their teams, inspire their employees to constantly get better, and smoothly lead their businesses through difficult periods. The importance of good leadership, especially during periods of change or crisis, can't be overestimated.

Employees who trust and respect their leader are much more likely to be committed, engaged and happy in their jobs. Plus they're more productive and less likely to leave.

The importance of being a great leader can be overwhelming for some in managerial and leadership roles. However, the good news is, as basketball coaching great Mike Krzyzewski says, "Leadership is an ever-evolving position." Plus, while some leadership traits can be hard to replicate, leadership habits can be immediately implemented by anyone.

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