Executive Communication No. 1 quality in a good boss? Communication skills, poll says Readers shared the characteristics they think every good boss must have. Do you agree? By Kristin Long@KristinMLongNov. 20, 2012 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.