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What is a Leader

What is a leader and can we obtain those skills?  Mentoring others for the past 25 years in IMG_3542Seattle, leadership is discuss with Jesse Tam.  Some believe leaders are natural skills,  others discovered through experiences or education. Here are a few observations of a natural leader from companies and associates during 30 years as an entrepreneur. The ability to connect and work as a team in the business world or as a volunteer are important to lead others.  Follow though on your ideas to reach the goal.

We are all leaders in one way or another, find that unique gift.  The talent might be in the arts, speaking, creative skills, math or sales;  but the take the steps to follow though on the idea or project once started. Taking the time to process from beginning to final stage and not quitting regardless of the outcome shows leadership.

How many of these qualities do you have?  Here are a few of the qualities that leaders demonstrate in business Confidence, Commitment, Positive Attitude, Intuition, Creativity and Ability to Inspire

            Six Qualities of a Leader                     

  1.   Confidence – believe in yourself
  2.   Commitment – follow though on your go
  3.   Positive Attitude – stick with positive people
  4.   Intuition – trust your own judgment
  5.   Creativity – use your own ideas
  6.   Ability to Inspire – work as a team

Washington Investments

The current economic issues, Jesse Tam details the EB5 investments opportunities creating an immigration market between Seattle and Asia.  Families in Asia are thinking about the future of their child’s education, food safety, clean water, smog issues, pollution, health and traffic. The new wealth amount Asian multimillionaire and billionaire provides a better lifestyle and environment.  The changes for the new entrepreneurs with cars and high rises lifestyle provides the ability to venture to new places and countries abroad. They travel to destinations that were once only dreams but now become a reality.

Investors are snapping up commercial buildings, land and houses in the Bellevue area from their new wealth.  The housing market created bidding wars on cash offers and prices above.  Reports and movies confirming great livable cities such as Seattle/ Bellevue and our education systems has created an opportunity for immigrants and investors.  They marvel at the blue skies, fresh air, mountains, lakes and affordability.  Washington state with the technical fore front Boeing, Microsoft, Starbucks, Alibaba, health care research, wineries and  the Yakima valley orchards.

A tour with Jesse Tam at a Yakima Orchard and famous apples from Washington state.  Trade for import and export is a major importance for our state and port traffic.  Our region has the climate for quality produce and harvest in fresh fruits and wine.  Asia loves the varieties of apples available from our area.  One of the places overseas visitors  enjoy is seeing the farms and orchards.

Apple Containers for Market


Processing Apples

Fruit Orchard