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Steven Walker Post 1

20 Oct 2019, 20:31

Week 1 Activity 3

‘Leadership is a collaborative, political and participative practice that provides direction, energy and critical engagement on issues that are made to matter.’

I on the whole agree with this definition. My only issue would be with the word 'critical'. This to me has negative connotations and as a leader I feel you should be positive to maintain a happy team.

My own definition would be, 'Leadership is engaging, empowering and inspiring a team to follow and improve a vision of what needs to be done.'


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Carol Jacklin-Jarvis Post 2 (summarised) in reply to 1

21 Oct 2019, 08:46
Hi Steven - I understand your concern that the word 'critical' can sound...
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