Definition of Leadership Style
Types of Leadership Style
- authoritarian leadership style
- democratic leadership style
- expressive leadership style
- instrumental leadership style
- laissez-faire leadership style
Leadership Style Pronunciation
Syllabification: lead·er·ship style
- American English – /lEE-duhr-ship stIE-uhl/
- British English – /lEE-duh-ship stIEl/
International Phonetic Alphabet
- American English – /ˈlidərˌʃɪp staɪl/
- British English – /ˈliːdəʃɪp staɪl/
- Plural: leadership styles
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