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Leadership vs. Management

The words "leadership" and "management" my seem like synonyms to some, but there are distinct differences between the two. What is Leadership? Some people might define leadership as a person who is in charge of a group. Others might define leadership as someone with charisma and the ability to motivate and inspire their followers. Both definitions are acceptable. “Leadership and management are different but complementary skills. Leadership is a soft talent. It revolves around influence, motivation, drive, and other unquantifiable skills” (Spahr 2015). To be a leader, you need to do be able to do more than manage others. You need to be able to persevere...