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What is the difference between formal and informal power? How does one gain power? Which type of power does a nurse leader have?

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Formal power is power given to someone by way of someone's title or designation. For example, the President of a company has power because of his title. However, informal power is gained and obtained through experience and respect. An individual who has a lot of ...

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What is the difference between formal and informal power? How does one gain power? Which type of power does a nurse leader have?

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