You may have experienced the boss who was too timid to be effective, or the coworker who seemed to be a natural at bringing people together around a project.
But what about you? What are your strengths and weaknesses as a leader?
An infographic published by Headway Capital offers a short quiz to see what type of leader you are, and then offers tips on when to use your strengths and how to improve your weaknesses.
For example, a commanding leader can corrode morale in everyday situations, but that may be just the type of person needed in a crisis, the infographic suggests.
And though a coach-type leader may be effective at helping employees improve themselves, that same person may need to take on traits of other leadership styles when attempting to get quick results on a project.
To see what type of leader you are, take a look at the infographic:
Laura Forer is a freelance writer, email and content strategist, and crossword puzzle enthusiast. She's an assistant editor at MarketingProfs, where she manages infographic submissions, among other things.