The Top 10 Differences Between a Manager and a Leader

  1. A manager administers.

A leader innovates.

  1. A manager is a copy.

A leader is an original.

  1. A manager maintains.

A leader develops.

  1. A manager focuses on systems and structure.

A leader focuses on people.

  1. A manager relies on control.

A leader inspires trust.

  1. A manager has a short-range view.

A leader has a long-range perspective.

  1. A manager asks how and when.

A leader asks what and why.

  1. A manager has his eye on the bottom line.

A leader has his eye on the horizon.

  1. A manager imitates. A manager accepts the status quo.

A leader originates. A leader challenges the status quo.

  1. A manager is the classic good soldier. A manager does things right.

A leader is his or her own person. A leader does the right things.

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