My Inc. post today “The Difference Between Leadership and Management,” begins
The Difference Between Leadership and Management
A common question with a simple answer that will help you with each
As a professor of leadership and management and author of a bestselling leadership book, I get asked a lot
What’s the difference between leadership and management?
Everyone gets that each is important.
Most people get that they overlap a lot.
Not many people can clarify the difference or why it matters.
Hence people find themselves leading when managing would get the results they want and vice versa.
It’s like the difference between running and jogging. They’re similar but different, each with advantages and disadvantages. Sometimes either will do, but when it counts, you want to do what delivers results best.
Read the rest at The Difference Between Leadership and Management.
Learn to make Meaningful Connections
with a simple, effective exercise from my book, Leadership Step by Step.
- Step by step instructions
- Video examples of me and Marshall Goldsmith
- An excerpt from my book