Execute end to end. Forward looking leaders must execute end to end in carrying out their projects or arrangements without leaving room for variables.
They must work with smarter people than themselves. The way of smart people is that ideas flourish and everyone has determination to add value to various aspects of the operation. When a leader works with smart people, ideas that will shape the future are engaged and worked on by all team members to their credit and satisfaction.
Open mindedness. For future greatness every leader must be open-minded and promote an atmosphere where idea generation flourishes.
Identify talents for mentoring. The budding talents of today must be identified and mentored by the leader.