The Essay on Leadership Philosophy 2. This cadets leadership philosophy is measured in six steps. 1. Impress 2. Educate 3. Motivate 4. Dedicate 5. Execute 6.Critique All of this hard work eventually pays off when you get the results: self-satisfaction and more importantly group satisfaction. 1. Impress- If someone belongs to N.J.R.O.T.C. and.