Lesson #5 | Six Lessons to Effective Management

A turkey was chatting with a bull. “I would love to be able to get to the top of that tree,” sighed the turkey, “but I haven’t got the energy.” “Well, why don’t you nibble on some of my droppings?” replied the bull. They’re packed with nutrients.” The turkey pecked at a lump of dung, and found it actually gave him enough strength to reach the lowest branch of the tree. The next day, after eating some more dung, he reached the second branch. Finally after a fourth night, the turkey was...

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Are Managers always Leaders? Is there a difference?

The debate between leadership and management has been raging for a number of years. I feel that the distinction between management a leadership is useful one, in that it help us gain a better understanding of leadership and causes us to reflect on our own behavior, asking ourselves, “Are we really leading?” So what are the differences between managers and leaders? “There is a profound difference between management and leadership, and both are important. To manage means to bring about, to accomplish, to have charge of or...

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