LEAD -- or get out of the way!

Marques, Joan
June 2008
Management Services;Summer2008, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p42
Academic Journal
The article reviews leadership from two angles: internal and external. For both perspectives a number of essential factors are presented. For the internal perspective, four critical values of leaders are listed: expression of love to subordinates, ability to execute concrete actions, desire to ask or to elaborate things and having a courage to take risk and accountability for one's actions. On the external level, four leadership styles are reviewed: laissez-faire, empathetic, awakened and directive. A short explanation is presented for each of the qualities and styles.


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