An introduction to public leadership
An introduction to public leadership

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An introduction to public leadership

1.2 What is your experience of leadership?

In this section, you will examine some different approaches and some of the prevailing theories about leadership, as well as what this looks like in practice.

Activity 2

Thinking about your own experiences, either in the workplace or in your wider social life, how would you answer the following questions:

  • What is leadership?
  • What is effective leadership?
  • What is ineffective leadership?
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