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Political competence is the ability to understand what you can and can not control, when to take action ,anticipate who is going to resist your agenda and determine who you need on your side to push your agenda forward. Political competence is about how to get others on your side, lead coalitions.More often than not political competence is not understood as a critical core competence that is needed by all leaders in an organization.It may be the key factor for successful leaders.Also successful leaders not only push an idea , but they also understand the opposition , get people on their side and get the result.
In this way people get good leaders who really want to do something good for the country, for the organization and for the society. There is always harmony in the society, peace and country as a whole gets benefits.
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