Online store now open! visit store


Leadership Definition – Sharpen your Leadership Skills

Welcome to our Leadership section where you’ll find more than simple leadership definitions. Here you’ll find a growing collection of articles, tips, tools and resources on leadership.

Read our new book:

Uncommon Leadership: how to build competitive edge by thinking differently

“a tour de force … all integrated into a fascinating intellectual package”

Professor Dennis J. Garritan, Adjunct Professor, Harvard University

Uncommon Leadership

leadership leadership definintion

You can start with our challenging featured articles, or read our mini-series on leadership gurus, or just dip in and out of our leadership tips and tools.

We’ve also put together a comprehensive set of resources, packed with ideas and practical tools, to help you become a better leader. You can purchase individual e-guides which will help you define leadership and understand its essentials.

Perhaps purchase others which will help you to develop your own leadership style and focus on the skills needed to make it succeed. Or refer to our e-guide designed to give you some leading insights and fresh thinking, alongside our tips, tools and techniques.

Included are new models of leadership you won’t find anywhere else. Before you read on, why not take a look for yourself in our article: What is Leadership?

So whatever your needs, whether:

  • You’re about to become a team leader
  • Looking for a refresher
  • Studying a course
  • Wanting to be stretched with fresh thinking
  • Thinking about progression and improving your skills further
  • An educator of trainer looking for resources

… you’ll find our affordable, comprehensive resources can make a real difference for you and the people you lead. And best of all, you can get the complete set for half price!


What is leadership - complete Leadership e-guides for half price!


But if you’re just looking for some inspiration, there is something here for you too – from famous quotes to our mini-series on leadership stories. Packed with great examples of how to lead others, there is something here to make you stop and think.

Here you’ll find fresh thinking that generates new ideas and better ways to work. All conveniently organised to help you lead the way to better management.

And you’ll be in good company…. these pages are some of the most widely read on the site. But before you start browsing our pages on leadership, here is one of our favourite quotes from the great Peter Drucker:

“Leadership is the lifting of a man’s vision to higher sights, the raising of a man’s performance to a higher standard, the building of a man’s personality beyond its normal limitations.” Peter Drucker


Workplace Motivation

The most important aspect of good management? Workplace motivation may be a complex, frustrating issue, but unless it is understood, and managed effectively, few organisations will flourish. Some... read more

Leadership Stories

Leadership stories: the essence of leadership Can leadership be learned? We think so and reading our growing collection of leadership stories is an excellent way to illustrate this.... read more

Motivational Stories

Motivate with motivational stories… Motivational stories have the power to go where no business plan has ever been! In business, as in life, stories can captivate the heart,... read more
View All (18)

Tips & Tools

The Fifth Discipline – the Art and Practice of the Learning Organisation

The Fifth Discipline, by Peter Senge Peter Senge, founder of the Center for Organizational Learning... read more

Peter Drucker Quotes

Wisdom from the giant of giants! Searching for Peter Drucker quotes? Peter Drucker (1909 to... read more

Famous Leadership Quote

“The ultimate measure of a man…” In a famous leadership quote Martin Luther King once... read more

Famous Leadership Quotes

Here’s a selection of famous leadership quotes shedding more light on the nature of leadership.... read more

Quotes About Leadership Success

Quotes About Leadership Success: 3 Things Successful Leaders Have in “Common” There’s no shortage of... read more

Leadership Quotes

Leadership Quotes This page of leadership quotes is one of our growing resource of thought-provoking,... read more
View All (9)