TOEFL Essay Topic 138 - Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? It is better to be a member of a group than to be the leader of a group. Use specific reasons and examples to support your answer.
Author: ANONYMOUS | Date: September 8, 2006 | Score: 5.5
One of the most frequently confronted situations of modern life is to be included in a group as a member or to strive for the leadership of a group. A member will have to follow the leader’s order, an argument goes, but he will feel less pressure, thanks to fewer responsibilities. I’m...
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Since I've been a child, I've always tried to play a leader rule in games and gather people together to work as a team. Be a leader makes me feel stronger and passionate to handle problems.
Leader position is comes with great responsibility. A leader should know well his/her team's potentials and understand its member abilities. Dare to risk and have a excellent strategy for future and addressing problems is the another factors which should be considered in a leader characteristics. Charisma is also important, it cause people follow the leader and trust him/her. Therefore with considering all of these parameters be a leader is not easy and need a passion to fit in. By the way I feel, I have ready enough to play this part and it is more appropriate for me than be a member in a team.
It is crystal clear that experience play an crucial rules to be leader. In my age, and with my all of my experience and strong desire to lead, the best choice is to make a team and settle a good end to achieve it by team work. I'm 30 and need to make a change in my life and do a big job. For example, establishing a small company to produce smart electronics chipsets have enough excitation for me to start. But in the other hand be a member makes me exhausted and kill me in times. So I prefer to lead rather than follow another else goals.
to sum up, i know it is not easy to lead but i'm passionate to do that. I'm created for leading and put energy in teams to work better and handling team problem to reach ends. I understand responsibilities also, and ready to take any teams to reach the success.Read more