Autocrat

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Autocrat

1. A leader in a government who wields complete and total power. While autocrats do not exist in practice, dictatorships often concentrate power in only a few persons.

2. A person who believes that autocracy is a desirable form of government.
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We have a civilian regime brought in via dubious polls as a thin veneer for autocratic rule.
Autocratic leaders create a situation where subordinates are forced to work when they do not want to (Mullins, 2002).
Wood (1994) discusses that learned and experienced employees do well under democratic leadership style, while individuals with different background and experiences perform well under autocratic leadership style.
A shortlist of highly respected, centralised and autocratic leaders includes the likes of Ralph Lauren, John Chambers, Henry Ford, Walt Disney, the Carnegies, the Rockefellers, the Vanderbilts, and nearly every leader whose actions led to great results.
"Call him autocratic but we enjoyed peace and stability during his era.
Witte (2011), for instance, reported that democratic behavior, positive feedback, training and instruction, situational considerations, and social support were preferred significantly more by athletes of individual sports than by athletes of team sports, whereas the latter athletes favored autocratic behavior.
Autocratic leadership: Autocratic leaders are classic "do as 1 say" types.
Keywords: Leadership style, Organizational citizenship behaviour, Democratic leadership style, Autocratic leadership style, Laissez faire leadership style
More fundamentally, Salman's defeat by a European does not indicate a break in FIFA's long-standing instinctive preference for autocratic, non-transparent, or unaccountable structures.
I never believed that America could have fundamentally changed the autocratic trends in Turkey over the past few years.
I find strong support for the argument that both democratic and autocratic experience are positively associated with larger changes in EFWI.
If I were Sir Bob, the panel chairman John Crabtree or Local Government Secretary Eric Pickles, I would be asking why Sir Albert has adopted an autocratic management style by not consulting his colleagues.