Mary Parker Follett Aug 13, 2006 / Comment / 389 views / / Favorite 1Leadership is not defined by the exercise of power but by the capacity to increase the sense of power among those who are led. The most essential work of the leader is to create more leaders. Content: Quotation Source: Harvard Business Review Subject: LeadershipLike this content? Why not share it?Post navigation← Previous postNitin Nohria and Thomas A. StewartNext post →A “Mindshare” Manifesto: Common Misconceptions Squander the Power of the Modern BrandMore Related PostsWhy Tim Cook is Steve BallmerAmy EdmondsonThe Five Key Capabilities of Effective LeadershipDavid Reimer, Adam Bryant, Harry FeuersteinMichael PennisiLeave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *CommentName * Email * Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting. Receive a weekly new content update (no spam) via emailThis site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.