"Laissez Faire" Versus Micromanagement

"Laissez Faire" Versus Micromanagement

This article lists the difference between Laissez Faire and Micromanagement and how to use these leadership styles.

Mind Tools
Updated Jun 23, 2024

What you'll learn

  • The definition of Laissez Faire Leadership
  • The definition of Micromanagement Leadership
  • How to find the best style for each person and situation
Course DescriptionHands-off or super-involved? These two management styles are complete opposites: find out when you should lean one way or the other with your team.