Transformational versus servant leadership: a difference in leader focus

  title={Transformational versus servant leadership: a difference in leader focus},
  author={A. Gregory Stone and Robert F. Russell and Kathleen T Patterson},
  journal={Leadership \& Organization Development Journal},
This article examines transformational leadership and servant leadership to determine what similarities and differences exist between the two leadership concepts. The authors posit that the primary difference between transformational leadership and servant leadership is the focus of the leader. The transformational leader's focus is directed toward the organization, and his or her behavior builds follower commitment toward organizational objectives, while the servant leader's focus is on the… 

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