Servant and Charismatic Leadership Objectives and Styles Compared
Jagdish B Acharya, Consultant, India, Premium Member
A servant leader
has an objective
of service for which he leads. A charismatic leader
has a style
by which he appears to lead naturally. Different followers will join depending on leader types. (Servant - S, Charismatic - C)
1. S AND C - Leader will have faster growth of followers due to C factor and sustenance due to S factor.
2. S AND NOT C - Leader will have sustained but slow growth. Like Christ.
3. C AND NOT S - Leader may get many followers, but only as imitators and may not ensure sustainance.
4. Not C AND NOT S - Leader has less chances of success as a leader. May mostly be follower of what he is interested in.