The most successful leaders from history create. Successful leaders create, leaders like Steve Jobs, Richard Branson, Nelson Mandela, Henry Ford, Sam Walton and Elon Musk. All of these leaders share one common trait. They are created something that made the world a better place.
In the fast paced, turbulent and uncertain world of today learning is the ultimate source of competitive advantage. The gap between where you are today and where you want to be in the future is crossed by gaining new knowledge and learning new skills.
The debate between leadership and management has been raging for decades! The distinction between management a leadership is useful one. It gives us way to understand the role of a leader. It provides a framework to reflect on our behaviour and to answer the question “are we leading?”
In this post we’ll explore the differences between managers and leaders.