Bill gates is the co-founder of microsoft, the company which created the windows operating system he is credited as an entrepreneur who revolutionized the computer industry he is consistently the richest man in the world, with an estimated net worth of $90 billion in 2016. Steve jobs and richard branson have something in common justin sullivan/getty image news/ben a pruchnie/getty images entertainment steve jobs founded apple and changed the way we think about. Leadership styles used by sir richard branson 7 6 leadership styles used by knight bill gates 10 7 comparison of the leadership styles of sir richard branson and 12 knight bill gates 12 8. This is way one sided, and i am not even a gates fan i am a branson fan though a waste of time.
Leadership styles used by knight bill gates 10 7 comparison of the leadership styles of sir richard branson and 12 knight bill gates 12 8 which of the two characters seemed to be more effective. Comparison of the leadership styles of sir richard branson and 12 knight bill gates 12 8 which of the two characters seemed to be more effective 14 9 conclusion 15 10. Bill gates offers a more participative leadership style he believes in the value of input from his employees for overall company success the driving force behind the success of microsoft is the.
In a bid to tackle climate change, bill gates has joined forces with some of the richest people in the world, including sir richard branson and amazon ceo jeff bezos, to create a £800 million ($1. Richard branson and bill gates at the grand challenges meeting in london on october 26, 2016 self-made billionaires bill gates and richard branson have more in common than their ten-figure fortunes. Bill gates and why you should take notes x as the co-founder of microsoft, bill gates is renowned as one of the most innovative and technologically forward-thinking people the world has known. Leadership comparison between sir richard branson and bill gates 3368 words | 14 pages leadership style of sir richard branson and knight bill gates table of contents 1. So in a very real sense, sir richard, bill gates, steve jobs and others like them already had attributes of the leadership mind-set and they were behaving in similar ways as leaders do too if you hope to successfully initiate any commercial, governmental or public service undertaking, you will have to learn, exhibit and embrace the.
Bill gates and richard branson fill the top two spots find the top 10 influencers below, with inspiring advice to kick you into gear for the new year bill gates. I caught up with sir richard branson, as he was releasing his latest book, the virgin way: everything i know about leadershipbranson is an international entrepreneur, adventurer, icon, and the. Sir richard branson and his daughter holly branson pose for a picture during the 2011 london marathon 'the art of delegation is one of the key skills any entrepreneur must master,' branson writes. Comparing richard branson with bill gates both is having few unique qualities between them their vision and leadership were very clear and they predicted where they should be in next twenty years they motivated their employees by rewarding them and satisfying their needs. Sir richard branson, chairman, virgin group, ltd case study strayer university bus 520 - leadership and organizational behavior read the sir richard branson, chairman, virgin group, ltd case study located in chapter 11 describe branson's leadership style in terms of the leadership models addressed in chapters 10 and 11.
This report contains the characteristics of bill gates and richard branson also the leadership qualities and a fair comparison between them this is useful for the readers who have a dream to be a successful business entrepreneur to get a knowledge about two most success personnel. Whenever individuals like bill gates, warren buffett, or richard branson speak, we have a tendency to listen because we want to learn from how their achieved that level of success. Richard branson is known as the only person in the world to have created eight separate billion-dollar companies from scratch, each in a different sector he has also created several millionaires. Although both of the excellent leaders exhibit characteristics of both transactional and transformational leadership styles, this essay will identify steve jobs as a transactional leader and richard branson as a transformational leader with three reasons for each statement.
Branson's a firm believer in philanthropy and has signed bill gates' and warren buffett's giving pledge, a promise to donate at least half of his fortune to charity. Richard branson, arianna huffington, tony hsieh, steve jobs, bill gates, nelson mandela, or martin luther king, jr what are some of the characteristics that we are able to witness from these. Comparison of the leadership styles of sir richard branson and knight bill gates as it is discussed above in each characteristic sir richard branson is a democratic leader where bill gates is an autocratic leader. Branson's a firm believer in philanthropy and has signed bill gates' and warren buffett's giving pledge, a promise to donate at least half of his fortune to charity he recommends charitable works as a great way to unite employees , and it's why he gets large groups of virgin employees to run the new york and london marathons to raise money for.