It is possible that all members of a team will need to exercise leadership at some stage during the life of a project.
It is important for us to recognise that the role of leader should be fluid as dictated by circumstances.
Although a team may have a nominated leader, there will be times when different team members need to step up, exercise their authority, and take the lead.
All team members need to be prepared to exercise leadership if, and when, the situation demands it.
There are many different models of team leadership that can be agreed at the outset and whatever is chosen can be reviewed and changed if, and when, necessary.
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All of these worked because it suited the way that these teams wanted to work.
Teamwork needs leadership. But there are no set rules as to how that leadership takes its shape.
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