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Leadership Style: born or made
Jeffrey
Are you born with a particular leadership style, or can you learn one?
 

 
Leadership Style: born or made
Warren
I believe that to be an affective leader, leadership style is something that you can learn and be able to adapt depending on the situation.
 

 
Style of Leadership
imran ali mir
Leaders are born with some inherited genes of leadership, but need to polish with situations faced by them.
 

 
Leadership an inborn quality
Niks
Imran is absolutely right!! Leadership is an inborn quality which needs polishing by handling different situations. Leadership cannot be taught, it is developed ...
 

 
Leadership Style: born or made
Bill
Imran and Niks are absolutely wrong!! Leadership is a behaviour and behaviours can be (and are) learned, from birth to death. I suggest you do some reading on the subject before showing your ignorance. If you still think you're right, identify the leadership gene....
 

 
Leadership Style: born or made
Dawit Aynachew
This to me is like asking, “Are artists born or made?”. Although there may not be a responsible gene for the inborn ability, we cannot deny that there is an inborn propensity for leadership as there is one for being an artist. However, anything uncultivated eventually becomes nothing, regardless of it's an innate advantage. Hence,
1) There’s a potential for leadership in all and it comes at varied intensity at birth, and
2) Training polishes it.
The nearest the mixture approaches pick, the best the leader would be.
 

   

 
Leadership can be developed
rafita, Indonesia, Member
 

 
Born or Made?
Hamish Paterson
 

   

 
It's About Self-awareness and Belief
David Wang, Manager, China, Member
 

 
Leadership: Born or Made?
HesKama, Manager, Kenya, Member
 

 
Shakespeare
francis shumbayawonda, Student (University), Zimbabwe, Member
 

 
Leadership: Born or Made?
Karen Wybrow, Australia, Member
 

 
WHAT ASPECTS of Leadership are Born or Made?
Jaap de Jonge, Management Consultant, Netherlands
 

 
Leaders are Born
Eric Kazembe, Entrepreneur, Malawi, Member
 

 
Leaders are Born, Making Has a Role to Play!
Amkela Ngwenya, Student (University), South Africa, Member
 

 
Leadership Styles: Born with or Learnt?
Joseph I. B. Bakibinga, Accountant, Uganda, Member
 

 
Response to Leaders Born or Made
Simbarashe Chimusimbe, Manager, Zimbabwe, Member
 

 
Does Leadership Develop in Response to a Need?
Ben Smith, Manager, United Kingdom, Member
 

     

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