Leadership is the key dynamic force that motivates and co-ordinates an organization to accomplish its objectives. A leader creates a vision for the others and then directs them towards achieving that vision. To be a leader you must have followers who have confidence in you and who give you their support and commitment to a goal. Good leaders are made not born; however what is the true definition of a leader? What is the difference between management and leadership?
These are questions that has been asked more than once and also answered in different ways. The biggest difference between managers and leaders is the way they motivate the people who work or follow them, and this sets the tone for most other aspects of what they do.
In an increasingly competitive world, successful businesses need leaders as well as managers, to handle the heat. Even so, an individual can’t anoint him/herself a leader. Leadership is an honorary degree which can be bestowed only by those who are led.
The 4 Roles of Leadership does not just teach you what a leader does, but who a leader is. Everyone can identify himself/ herself to see if true leadership qualities are deeply engrained in the character.