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Happy International Volunteer Manager (Leader) Day!

on November 6, 2014

Happy Volunteer Manager Day!!

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great leadershttp://changingminds.org/disciplines/leadership/articles/manager_leader.htm

While doing some research, I came across this comparison between a manager and a leader and that got me thinking about our jobs. Are we managers or leaders or both? I’ve included the main points of the article below, but you can read it in its entirety if you follow the link above at changingminds.org.

What is the difference between management and leadership? The biggest difference between managers and leaders is the way they motivate the people who work or follow them, and this sets the tone for most other aspects of what they do.

Many people, by the way, are both. They have management jobs, but they realize that you cannot buy hearts, especially to follow them down a difficult path, and so act as leaders too.

By definition, managers have subordinates – unless their title is honorary and given as a mark of seniority, in which case…

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