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    What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    In theoretical manner I can make out the difference between a boss and a leader. But in working sense please guide me the proper hairline difference which can understand by me practically and can clear my concept.

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    Hello,

    There is a thin line difference between a boss and a leader. A boss always dictates, he enjoys autocracy and
    power. On the other hand a leader leads from the front. He gives his subordiates hope and support during their
    hour of need. He sets example. All greta people like Jack Welch, Bill Gates, Stve Jobs etc are great leaders.

    Bye,

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    See these terms can be used in same sense or in different sense depending on company to company. At some places boss and leader can be the

    same person while in others they can be different depending on company's size and nature.

    Like in a big software company there are various teams involved in various projects and each team is assigned a leader who looks after the team

    and manages the team and assign tasks accordingly so that the team can complete work in time. And he is the person who reports to the boss of

    the company or in other cases to his higher authority. So depending on the company's size his position in the hierarchy can move up or down.

    But a boss is the supreme authority or in simple words the owner of the company. He is the one who has all the powers to take any decision in the

    company. He is the top person in the hierarchy of the company. All other are under him and have to follow his decision.

    The above explanation is in simplest sense and things can be much complex in terms of boss of the company depending on type of the company.

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    Dear guest,

    There is a big difference between a boss and a leader. The simplest difference can be found using a simple English dictionary. It will clear the hairline difference for you..

    The big difference is that,a boss can be the person who directs the employees under him to do specific work for him. And they have to follow the commands. He won't show you how the work is done.
    However if we take a leader, a leader can be a person who leads the team. The team can ask him doubts, the team takes total inspiration from him. He will show the team how to work.
    The boss need not win the task but a leader does.

    How we all wish if all bosses were good leaders...

    Hope you understand..
    Thank you...

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    hello friends..

    both having the same name but

    Leader will leads the team

    Boss will leads the leader and office

    always the relation will there to only boss and leader not to boss to employees

    ##through boss to employee communication purpose leader will be appointed

    leader have learning and leading skills

    boss have growthing skills

    all the best

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    In theoretical manner I can make out the difference between a boss and a leader. But in working sense please guide me the proper hairline difference which can understand by me practically and can clear my concept.
    Dear Aspirant,

    We can know the difference between the boss & leader as follows:-

    Boss is concerned with the employees where as the leader is concerned with the people.

    Boss depends upon the authority where as the leader depends upon the good will.

    Boss says I where as leader says we.

    Boss takes the credit of others where as the leader gives credit to others.

    Boss uses the people where as the leader develops the people.

    Boss says go where as the leader says let us go.

    Boss job may be till the retirement in the service where as the there is no retirement age for a leader.

    Hope you are clear between boss & leader.

    Thanks & good luck.


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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    In theoretical manner I can make out the difference between a boss and a leader. But in working sense please guide me the proper hairline difference which can understand by me practically and can clear my concept.
    the-difference-between-a-boss-and-a-leader-44944.jpg

    There is so much difference between boss and leader.

    1] Boss used to drive the employees while leader coaches them.

    2] Boss depends on the authority while leader on goodwill.

    3] Boss says "I" while leader says "We".

    4] Boss says "Go" while Leader says "Let's go".

    5] Boss takes the credit while leader gives it.

    6] Boss commands while leader asks.

    7] Boss uses people while leader develops people.

    8] Boss knows how it is done while leader shows how it is done.

    I hope this information will help you.

    All the best..............

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    Hi friend..............

    There is a thin line difference between a boss and a leader.
    A boss always dictates, he enjoys autocracy and power.
    On the other hand a leader leads from the front.
    He gives his subordinates hope and support during their hour of need.

    Thanks!!!
    ALL THE BEST.............

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    There is a big difference between boss and a leader.In the modern world of professionalism,it is often said that we need leaders,not bosses or managers.Gone are those days during which the bosses were given preference and were recruited.Now it is the leaders who are given preference and recruited.A leader will lead the people whereas a boss will manage the tasks.

    Bosses like to run the organization as a machine.He/She feels comfortable in a steady environment. On the other hand, a leader prefers changes and improvements.Bosses are responsible to get the job done by the employees.He works with his crew,inspires and act according to the formulated guidelines to achieve the result.On the other hand,a leader apart from doing all these will bring about dynamic changes against the existing system and correct them.A leader will definitely form a better and motivating team as compared to the boss.

    In this independent world,everyone wants to be led.No one wants to be a slave and driven as per others choice.Here the real value of leaders are acknowledged.A leader will instill the sense of responsibility,strong vision in his team.A leader will definitely be able to bring out the best performance to accomplish a task from an average team which is not possible for a boss to do.

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    Dear friend you asked to differentiate between boss and leader.There are vast difference between boss and leader.
    a boss means within the family,we call family boss, similarly within the office we call office boss.But a leader means who control's his/her party.A gang leader control's his/her ganfgs, a country leader control's his/her country.Boss word has the limitation.But leader word leads a higher sense.Our top boss eg company's boss, our top leaders mean's the leaders' who belong to a national party and they have the power to lead the country.So it is obvious leader word is used for greater sense similarly boss can not lead country.He can lead in his/her particular area.

    Thank you,

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    In theoretical manner I can make out the difference between a boss and a leader. But in working sense please guide me the proper hairline difference which can understand by me practically and can clear my concept.

    Hello Aspirant,

    The term boss is applied among employees. The senior employee is said boss by junior employees whereas leader is applied for the person who is in public life.

    Boss drives people whereas leader develops people. Boss is by virtue of his own merit whereas leader is elected by other people. Boss takes credit of others whereas leader gives credit to the public.

    Boss always emphasises on "I" whereas leader emphasises on "We". Boss retires at a fixed age whereas leader never retires.


    Thanks.

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    hi, friend .

    >> Here is the difference between boos and leader.

    >> Boss is the owner of your company.

    >> he has all the right to change policy of your company.

    >> and boss is cant handle all the department at a time so that he has to appoint one person that can do all this things.

    >> for all department there is one person is work on behalf of Boss so it is Leader.

    >> Leader can take care of one particular department .

    >> and leader can direct interact to Boss.

    >> this is the difference between this BOSS and LEADER.

    >> i hope you have got me.

    >> all the very best

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    Generally there is an important difference between manager plus a leader.In the modern world of reliability,it's asserted we require commanders,never managers or managers.Gone are generally those days in which the actual managers received desire in addition to had been recruited.Now it is the commanders which are provided desire in addition to recruited.A innovator will probably head people whereas a boss will probably handle the actual tasks.

    Managers similar to to own the group being a machine.He/She can feel at ease around a comfortable environment. Alternatively, a leader prefers improvements in addition to improvements.Bosses provide to finish the same job through the employees.He performs along with his team,drives in addition to act in accordance with the developed recommendations to give the result.On the actual contrary,a leader apart from doing these will provide with regards to dynamic improvements versus the previous procedure and proper them.A innovator is sure to type an even better in addition to pressuring company than the boss.

    Within this impartial earth,absolutely everyone desires to become led.No 1 wishes to become slave in addition to pushed depending on other people choice.Here the real value of commanders are generally acknowledged.A innovator will probably transfuse the actual sense of liability,formidable perspective as part of his team.A innovator is sure to be capable of produce the top functionality to achieve an action out of an average company which in turn isn't feasible for a manager to do.


    The phrase manager is used amid employees. A senior employee is said manager simply by jr . staff members whereas innovator is actually applied for the individual who is actually in public areas life.

    Manager drives folks whereas innovator builds up people. Manager is actually thanks to his personal value whereas innovator is actually chose simply by other people. Manager normally takes credit score of other people whereas innovator presents credit score to your public.
    anyone asked to distinguish among manager in addition to leader.There are generally great difference between manager in addition to leader.
    a boss signifies in just your family,all of us contact spouse and children manager, also in just the workplace all of us contact business office boss.But a leader signifies which control's his/her party.A company innovator control's his/her ganfgs, a rustic innovator control's his/her country.Boss statement has the limitation.But innovator statement sales opportunities an increased sense.Our major manager for instance company's manager, the major commanders mean's the actual commanders'which are part of the country's party and they have the power to steer the actual country.So this is conclusive evidence innovator statement is actually useful for larger impression also manager can not head country.He quite often around his/her special area.

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    Difference between a Boss and a Leader:


    Leader :


    1)Inspires employees
    2)Depends on respect and honor
    3)Cares for your well-being
    4)Says We
    5)Inspires enthusiasm
    6)Gives credit
    7)Says Lets go
    8)Asks
    9)Knows how it is done


    Boss :


    1)Drives employees.
    2)Depends on authority
    3)Cares for your productivity level
    4)Says I
    5)Inspires fear
    6)Takes credit
    7)Says Go
    8)Orders
    9)Shows how it is done.

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    A leader and a boss can be identical issue or two various things counting on the qualities that a person has. a leader may well be the boss or a boss may well be a leader, while it may well be the entire opposite where a leader is not a boss, nor is a boss a leader. Not all bosses square measure leaders, however they both play a vital role in our lives.

    Leaders square measure those that square measure responsible for inspiring , guiding and leading a group of individuals on a path for a typical cause. a leader is someone UN agency is looked upon and is followed blindly. he's expected to concentrate to solely the folks and zilch else. a leader is additionally believed to be the nice for the folks and not solely yearning for his profit. The leader is basically worshipped. The leader is responsible for commanding a group of individuals, while not being pushful and is usually thought of as a vicinity of the group. he's believed to own options like innovation, inspiration, guidance, strength, a vision. a leader should always lead the person within the right direction and is usually almost simply. a leader is believed to be operating for the advantage of the folks may be a trusting person.

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    leader boss
    inspires employees drives employees
    depends on respect and honour depends on authority
    cares for your well being cares for your productivity level
    says 'we" says "i"
    inspires enthusiasm inspires fear
    gives credit takes credit
    says lets go says go
    asks orders
    knows how it is done shows how it is done


    regards honey

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    Re: What is the difference between a Boss and a Leader?

    Hi friend,

    The difference between the boss and the leader is illustrated below:-


    1. Boss is nothing but a person who gives orders while a leader is a person who inspires the people.

    2. Boss is the person who shows how it is done.

    3. While leader is the person who knows how it can be done or how it is done.

    4. Boss Inspires fear while the leader inspires Enthusiasm.

    5. Boss is the person who says GO while Leader is the person who says Let's Go.

    6. Boss is the person who takes Credit while Leader is the person who Gives Credit.


    Hope i have helped you in getting the relevant information.

    All the best

    Thanking you...

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