Management is the act or art of managing or directing for a purpose. Management is akin to administration; keeping control. It includes business dealings, negotiation, and arrangements. Always, management uses judicious means to accomplish an end. Synonyms include: conduct; administration; government; direction; guidance; care; charge.
Supervision is the act of overseeing—inspection, superintendence, oversight.
There are many definitions of Leadership. These definitions share common ideas and terms:
1. Managing means “taking care of business.”
2. When you supervise you have “super vision” (seeing the big picture), aligning your staff with the organization’s mission, vision, values, and goals.
3. Leading means bringing people from one place to another —and in many cases, they enjoy the journey.
Leadership brings groups closer to a desirable future state, with an emphasis on character, integrity, and communication.
What leadership skills will you work on today?
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