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The Difference Between Leaders and Managers: What Makes One a Leader?

Leadership and management are often mentioned in the same breath, as if they’re interchangeable. In fact, many people think that managers are also leaders. Is this true? Do these two roles have nothing in common?
A manager’s job is to take care of operational tasks at a company or organization, making sure that everything runs smoothly and efficiently. A leader, on the other hand, has a different role. They inspire their team members to achieve goals and build lasting relationships with other teams and individuals.
Management vs leadership: How do these roles differ from each other? Let’s find out!

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Digital Transformation
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Product-led Growth: Is it right for your company?

The world is changing. As product-centric, market-led companies feel the pressure to take a customer-centric approach as expeditiously as possible, it can be difficult to maintain – let alone devise – the strategies necessary to survive and thrive.
As customer demands continue to increase, companies need to adopt a customer-led growth approach to stay ahead of the curve and get the most out of their limited resources.
What exactly is product-led growth (PLG)? It is a sustainable, long-term growth strategy centered on creating a product that people want – rather than just a product.

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Digital Transformation
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Boost Your Enterprise Agility by Following the Three Rs

In the first article in this series, I made the case for enterprise agility – not just saying you’re a digital business but truly operating like one. It means that throughout your organization, teams accept change, drive towards acceleration and are comfortable with ambiguity.

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Operate like a digital business
Digital Transformation
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You Call Yourself a Digital Business. But Do You Truly Operate as One?

It’s 2022. All businesses are digital, right?

That assumption is not only not as safe as you think it is, it’s downright dangerous to the health of a company.

Over these last few decades, we’ve forgotten the bumpy road to digitalization – even as we’re facing another historical inflection point. In the late 1990s, Many businesses went online kicking and screaming. Many more refused to make the substantive changes to accompany their minimal web presence – which is why today nearly 50% of the Fortune 500 from 2000 are gone today.

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The Difference Between Leaders and Managers: What Makes One a Leader?

Leadership and management are often mentioned in the same breath,...

Read More 2 weeks ago

Product-led Growth: Is it right for your company?

The world is changing. As product-centric, market-led companies feel the...

Read More 4 months ago

Boost Your Enterprise Agility by Following the Three Rs

In the first article in this series, I made the...

Read More 6 months ago