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The Tannenbaum-Schmidt Leadership Continuum

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To find out more about how you can use the Tannenbaum-Schmidt Leadership Continuum to adapt your leadership style to the needs of your team, read the article at

The leadership style that you use can have a significant impact on your team's performance and well-being. 

Some leaders are autocratic and prefer to retain control, while others use a more flexible, participative style. Still others use a style that falls somewhere in between these two extremes.

This is where The Tannenbaum-Schmidt Leadership Continuum comes in. It is a spectrum of seven different leadership styles, each of which is based on a different level of control. 

By adapting your approach and the amount of control you exert over your team to the different styles on the Continuum, you can boost your team's performance, trust and job satisfaction. 

So, take a look and find out where you fall on the Continuum, and what style best suits the needs of your team.

    • The Tannenbaum-Schmidt Leadership Continuum
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