In the play, Macbeth, by William Shakespeare, the concept I traced was fate and freewill. Macbeth was forced to choose between fate and freewill when he heard of the witches’ prophecy. Every leader should have a good foundation and a good outlook on what has to be done to be successful.
We learn about all of this through dialogue before the character Macbeth makes an appearance.
It’s an auspicious beginning that seems to lead to leadership immortality.
This concept was interesting because you were tracing how Macbeth’s decisions would affect him later in the story, an example is when he kills Banquo and then later Banquo’s ghost comes to haunt him.
These decisions would ultimately decide his future and shape his personality as a ruler.
Nobody can say enough about Macbeth and his virtues.
The King of Scotland, Duncan, gushes like a schoolgirl: (Act 1, Scene 2, line 24) Macbeth is awarded a promotion from the King before even returning from the battlefield, receiving the title of Thane of Cawdor.Not very many people posses the qualities that are needed to be an amazing leader and can keep the qualities in a position of power.There are specific qualities for a good leader such as: honesty, loyalty, determined, motivational, dependable, self-controlled and broad minded, Duncan has all these qualities, although Macbeth does not.Loyalty is another key point to being a superior leader; a leader has to be loyal to his or her country.Beyond those a leader must be caring, motivational and supportive.The king Duncan in my opinion withheld all the qualities to be a great leader.Macbeth on the other hand at one time had the qualities but then, when put into a position of power turned sour.Macbeth choose free will and therefore became king through lying, cheating and murder, his rule as a king was similar to his upbringing as a king. I chose this topic because I thought it was interesting why modern day dictators were making their decisions, how their decisions got them to power, and how they are able to stay in power for extended periods of time. "Zimbabwe Mass Grave Used as Political Propaganda." CBCnews. Every person possesses certain amounts of certain qualities to be a great leader.