# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Army JROTC IV Task 1214199952

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Distinguish a leader from a manager.

Definition

Distinction should be based on the differences between
  • a manager—a person appointed to carry out a job, to account for resources needed and used, and to oversee personnel who perform the tasks
  • a leader—a person who influences others to accomplish a mission by providing purpose, direction, and motivation.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the differences between a leader and a manager? Give examples of both.
  • Who is more effective, a leader or a manager? Explain.
  • What are the five management principles?
  • What are the similarities and differences between management and leadership skills?
  • What are four basic types of directing?