Leadership is organizing a group of people to achieve a common goal.
A leadership style is the manner and approach of providing direction, implementing plans, and motivating people.
Technical skills involve the process or technique knowledge, as well as proficiency, that may be needed in order to be a successful manager.
Conceptual thought involves seeing the important elements in any situation and, according to Robert Katz, is the key management skills.
Deriving, interpreting, and communicating patterns within data allows managers to make informed strategic and tactical decisions.
Good managers have an innate sensitivity to the needs of the people they manage, and a highly developed emotional intelligence.