Sunday 17 December 2017

Why the man with no ego will make a good Taoiseach

Even though he lacks charisma, Kenny is a good bet after Bertie and his ilk, writes Eamon Keane

'Leadership is not magnetic personality, that can just as well be a glib tongue. Leadership is lifting a person's vision to high sights'

-- Management guru Peter F Drucker

Enda Kenny lacks charisma and economic acumen; and apparently he doesn't walk on water. If you were to believe the bulk of the media intelligentsia, Kenny should drop out of politics right now. Instead he stands on the brink of being the next Taoiseach. And a good one. Why? Because Enda Kenny has no ego.

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