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Term2.png LEADER
Term that refers to
  1. Person who affects human behavior so as to accomplish a mission
  2. Person who influences a group of people to move towards its goal achievement.

In an organization or learning environment the leader focuses on the human potential of the group, his/her aim being to make the most of it. The leader brings people acting according to the organization’s best interests: he/she motivates, persuades and empowers the other persons.[1]

See also Leadership


  1. Wikipedia (08 July 2008), The Human Resources Glossary: The Complete Desk Reference for Hr Executives. William R. Tracey, 2003