Leadership Qualities - Officer Like Qualities OLQs That a SSB Aspirant are supposed to have?
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The following are qualities have been generally accepted as the qualities of leader.
|Officer Like Qualities|
1. The extent of knowledge of various subjects of academic pursuit- e.g. Science, History, Economics, Literature, Current events etc. 2. The depth of knowledge – how deeply has the candidate studied a subject of his choice or interest? 3. Application of knowledge- how has the candidate applied his theoretical knowledge to find solution of daily life situations. 4. General knowledge of current affairs, everyday science, burning topics, sports, newspaper headlined etc. 5. Grasp – quickness with which the candidate picks up the core requirement of thee question.
Logical Approach to Problem -
1. Rational, clearheaded, analytical systematic, proceeding step by step and no contradictions. 2. Practical approach- realistic and sensible, use of common sense, alive to facts and existing limitations.
Planning and Organizing Ability:
1. Clear aim and objectives- ambition and goal in life e.g., why he wants this job? 2. Planning- working out what is to be done, when and how? 3. Methodical and systematic approach. 4. Mobilization and utilization of resources.
Power of Expression:
1. Fluency in speech – no stammering, the unwanted gaps while answering the questions. 2. Forceful – deliberates, enthusiastic and arresting. No monotonous or dragging voice. No swallowing of words. 3. No affectations. 4. Convincing ability –speaking with sincerity and conviction.
Dynamic Qualities (Most wanted OLQs):
1. Self confidence. 2. Initiative and enterprise 3. Drive, dash, push, motivation. 4. Promptness in taking decisions, borne out of knowledge and sound judgment. 5. Determination & perseverance 6. Stamina, energy, active temperament and hard working 7. Resourcefulness. 8. Courage, pluck, guts, spirit of adventure, willingness to take risks.
1. Positive thinking, confident and determining approach. 2. Optimistic, hopeful outlook. 3. Sense of right and wrong. Absence of anti-social or negative qualities - e.g., unreasonable fear, persecution complex, jealousy, inclination towards crimes, tendency to tell lies, selfishness, quarrelsome attitudes, irritable nature etc.
Social Qualities (Important OLQs):
1.sense of responsibility. 2. Adaptability 3. Cooperation, readiness to help. 4. Tact, pleasing manner and poise. 5. Preference to group life and activity. 6. Considerations for feelings of others. 7. Friendly. 8. Readiness to sacrifice, selflessness, placing froup before self. 9. Ability to influence others and get things done.
Personal Traits (that’s how one should be):
1. Cheerful, pleasant and smiling disposition 2. Liveliness, eager, alert sprightly, inspired, fired with ambition. 3. Enthusiasm, keenness and interest. 4. Appearance, dress and turnout – smart, clean and suited to the occasion. 5. Poise, graceful movements, confident approach, straight walk, looking into the eyes while speaking – not bent headed or looking at one’s toes while speaking. 6. Punctuality.
Character (One should bear these qualities):
1. Discipline 2. Loyalty. 3. Integrity and moral values 4. Sincerity.