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Ben Walker is editor of Professional Manager and Accounting Technician magazines. He has been a journalist in London for fifteen years, specialising in finance, management and public policy. A father-of-one, Ben spends his spare time cooking, walking, playing poker and mountain biking. He is a lifelong supporter of his hometown club, Nottingham Forest. Connect with Ben on LinkedIn and Twitter .

Great leaders are made, not born

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Anyone who has ever listened to sports commentators or seen a Disney movie will be well versed in the concept of the born leader.

It’s a popular idea in Western culture that people develop in the womb, through genetics, the ability to inspire others, direct teams and guide organisations.

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