Definition of 'leadership'
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Emotional control and good leadership come with a well rested and productive brain. The Sun (2016)It was a considerable coup to win the leadership from this position. Times, Sunday Times (2016)To read this book in the shadow of the present Labour leadership election is a salutary experience. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And the tragedy for me... is that there is not strong enough leadership in the countries. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If you base your leadership group on those who are playing then it's a bit of a weakness. Times, Sunday Times (2016)First, though, the result of the leadership contest. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He's got a huge leadership role to play in English cricket. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Glass cliff A situation in which a woman or member of a minority group gets a leadership position where the risk of failure is high. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We got to see what it was like to try to learn other skills, and leadership with people that you don't necessarily know. Times, Sunday Times (2016)During this rancorous summer of Brexit and bitter party leadership elections I could not read enough about the government cats. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You have to leave at the right time for the business and the leadership of the firm. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They leave when they are in a school where the leadership is not good. Times, Sunday Times (2012)To form the core of a leadership group and to lead his country. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It may tell a lot about your own management style and leadership ability. Christianity Today (2000)Senior ministers despaired as the number publicly calling for a leadership contest went into double figures. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Trades union leadership in those days was less a career than a vocation. The Search for Justice - a history of Britain and the British people Volume III (1990)Your teamwork chart is looking good and your exciting ideas and calm leadership make you a winner. The Sun (2009)We cannot take sick people in top leadership. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It does not give the leadership position without which a business is doomed. MANAGING FOR RESULTS (1986)Would he like to see new blood in the party leadership? Times, Sunday Times (2014)The bank note wholesalers have shown decisive leadership in withdrawing supply. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There is naturally a clamour for strong political leadership. Times, Sunday Times (2015)With its own leadership academy the firm has committed itself to providing ongoing training. Times, Sunday Times (2006) Good political leadership does not base itself on fear. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It all depends on how the leadership contest is handled and who wins. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The issue of safety is a smokescreen from a union leadership stuck in the steam age. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now we need leadership to make them stick. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is what both sides in the Labour leadership election have forgotten. The Sun (2016)
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Translations for 'leadership'
British English: leadership NOUN
group You refer to people who are in control of a group or organization as the leadership.
He is expected to hold talks with both countries' leaderships.
British English: leadership NOUN
person Someone's leadership is their position or state of being in control of a group of people.
He praised her leadership during the crisis.
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