Positive Leadership Quiz


Leadership can be a challenging balance, and even when you’re getting it right, it might not always feel that way. However, research shows it’s possible to lead successfully while living your values.

Dowden’s new book, Do Good to Lead Well: The Science and Practice of Positive Leadership examines the Six Pillars of Positive Leadership.

Self Awareness, Civility, Humility, Focus on the Positive, Meaning and Purpose, and Empathy are at the core of Dowden’s work and leadership philosophy. The following assessment will determine how high you rate as a leader in each of the Six Pillars of Positive Leadership, while also providing tailored practice material for the area in which your leadership approach could use the most improvement.

Answer each question as honestly as you can. Let’s get started!

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