Revista Facultad de Ciencias Económicas: Investigación y Reflexión
Print version ISSN 0121-6805
PAUTT TORRES, GELI. LEADERSHIP AND DIRECTION: TWO DIFFERENT CONCEPTS WITH DIFFERENT RESULTS. Rev.fac.cienc.econ. [online]. 2011, vol.19, n.1, pp. 213-228. ISSN 0121-6805.
This article does a reflection about differences between leadership and direction within organizations. For this, an analysis of what is and what makes a leader and what is and what makes an executive was made. It is outlined in the paper what characterizes each one of them and how they achieve different results in their teams. However, leadership and direction can be found in a complementary joint point that makes executives more efficient in organizational management.
Keywords : Leadership; direction; managerial leadership; management; organization.