A change of environment or personnel which renders the position of a single leader unnecessary in some areas of work such as- coordination between departments, supporting specific members of staff and providing appropriate motivation.

LEADERSHIP SUBSTITUTE: "Some areas of the workplace, where there are automated processes for example simply do not need leaders, this is otherwise known as leadership substitute."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LEADERSHIP SUBSTITUTE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/leadership-substitute/ (accessed May 11, 2021).