In recent years, there has been an interest in something called transformational leadership. It was a term originally coined by political scientist James McGregor Burns in 1978. Since then the theories behind it have been developed by various organisational psychologists and business experts.
But, what does it mean and where can it be seen? From Nelson Mandela and Steve Jobs to Oprah Winfrey and Anita Roddick, we find transformational leaders stimulate and inspire followers to achieve extraordinary outcomes and develop their own leadership capacity.
Such is the growing interest in this topic, we’ve taken a deeper delve into the topic with Breathe, our cloud HR software partner.
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