General Allenby (Field Marshal Viscount Allenby)

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General Allenby (Field Marshal Viscount Allenby)
jolly, Student (Other), United Kingdom, Member
Does anyone know what sort of leadership style Allenby had? He was known as the 'bull' and had a mixed career. He had success in South Africa where the cavalry used its mobility. Frustration in WWI on the western front trench warfare and a lack of mobility. Then huge success in Palestine where he was once again able to utilise mobility.
I think he was an intelligent and knowledgeable leader who was a meticulous planner, with an eye for detail. A strong disciplinarian who led by example. What do you think?...Sign up

General Allenby was a Prescriptive Leader
Eric Garner, CEO, United Kingdom, Member
In my opinion General Allenby was what we call a "Prescriptive" leader. The prescriptive leader is the leader who lays down the law to others and dema...Sign up

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