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Leaderspeak with Wim Elfrink

Here is a small Q&A with Wim Elfrink, Executive Vice President, Cisco Services, and Chief Globalization Officer, Cisco.

Rahul Sachitanand | Print Edition: October 3, 2010

My leadership style


The political leader I admire the most

Mahatma Gandhi

The business leader I admire the most

Ratan Tata

The leadership lesson I remember the best

Learn from mistakes

The difference between a manager and a leader

A manager does things right while a leader does the right things. A manager delegates while a leader empowers

A book or movie I would recommend on leadership

Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse

All good managers are good leaders

Absolutely not

- As told to Rahul Sachitanand

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