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The strategic leadership literature in both the academic and military contexts is replete with long lists of the knowledge, skills, and abilities. Unfortunately, long comprehensive lists are problematic. Looking across the literature on strategic leadership, current Army strategic leader competencies, and the future environment, six meta-competencies can be derived: identity, mental agility, cross-cultural savvy, interpersonal maturity, world-class warrior, and professional astuteness.
identity, mental agility, cross-cultural savvy, interpersonal maturity, world-class warrior, professional astuteness, strategy, leadership competencies, competency skills, leadership, Swengros, Wong, Gerras, Kidd, Pricone, Swengros
Leonard Wong Dr., Stephen J. Gerras Dr., William Kidd COL, and Robert Pricone COL,
Strategic Leadership Competencies ( US Army War College Press, 2003),