What Does The Word Leadership?

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The word leadership can mean different things to different individuals. It brings variety of images to our minds as well. It can be from a political leader like Hamid Karzai or Obama, an inspirational person like Ahmad Shah Massoud, Nelson Mandela, Gandhi, or Martin Luther King, an executive like Steve Jobs and for some people it can be someone like Osama Bin Laden, one determined “leader”, who was able to successfully encourage hundreds of his followers to sacrifice their lives. For me Leadership is open-ended as it is so broadly used, but I perceive a leader someone who is a role model in any field and can successfully take the followers to achieve the objectives they ultimately pursue.
Leadership is a broadly used concept which needs to be defined narrowly. One way is to define the context in which it is used and the process within which it fits. Moreover, theories on leadership have explored and studied it from many angels. Trait Theory of leadership asks what type of person makes a good leader. Moreover, early trait theories said that leadership is an innate, instinctive quality that you do or don 't have. Thankfully, we 've moved on from this idea, and we 're learning more about what we can do to develop leadership qualities within ourselves and others. In contrast behavioral theories studies what good leaders do and how they behave. For instance, do leaders dictate what needs to be done and expect cooperation? Or do they involve their teams in decision-making to
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