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Differences between a Boss and a Leader

Every business and work group has a boss, but a much smaller number has a leader.

The differences are clear:

A boss drives others; a leader coaches them toward their best performance.

A boss instills fear; a leader inspires enthusiasm.

A boss blames others; a leader works to help repair the damage and understand what happened so it won’t occur again.

A boss thinks in terms of him or herself; a leader thinks in terms of ‘we.’

A boss knows how it’s done; a leader shows how it’s done.

A boss takes the credit; a leader gives credit to others.

A boss says, “Go!”; a leader says, “Let’s go!”

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