Monday, January 04, 2010

What kind of a leader are you, anyway?

Successful leadership isn't just a matter of style. Nor it is dependent solely on environment. In order to lead successfully, it is crucial to know which style to adopt to most effectively address current circumstances.

Paul Sloane lays out the characteristics of two extremes of leadership style: The "command and control" leader and the "innovative" leader.

According to Sloane, "command and control" leaders check and control while "innovative" leaders delegate and trust.

Read the article to see which direction your style tends toward, and to learn more about when your style is most effective.

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