are two fundamental approaches to managing people. Many managers tend towards theory x, and generally get poor results. Enlightened managers use theory y, which produces better performance and results, and allows people to grow and develop. McGregor's ideas significantly relate to modern understanding...
The corporate community has blazed a trail of leadership in the business world. The pervasive influence of the corporate principles has resulted in the emergence of a corporate culture. This culture defines the businesses contained within it. Even though each business unit expresses...
“The Five Levels of Leadership, Proven Steps to Maximize Your Potential
by John Maxwell”
A Book Review/Critique Presented to:
Attorney Araceli Linatoc
In partial fulfillment of the requirements in MPA 627
Leadership and Organizational Change
R T I C L E
Leadership That Gets
by Daniel Goleman
Included with this full-text Harvard Business Review article:
1 Article Summary
The Idea in Brief—the core idea
The Idea in Practice—putting the idea to work
2 Leadership That Gets Results
15 Further Reading
I) Leadership Attributes
1. Personality Traits and Leadership
What is Personality?
Two different meanings:
• First meaning refers to the impression a person makes on others his social reputation. It describes him or her as pushy, honest, outgoing, impulsive, decisive, friendly or independent...
# T o x i c – F r e e
By Sgt. Nicholas N.
Before I get into what leadership is and how it pertains to my job, I feel it would be appropriate to first explain what I believe a leader is. Not only in the sense of a leader in the Army either, for I believe that there is a balance...
Hire a Woman: the Advantage of Female Leadership
Scholars of management, politics, history and psychology have attempted all best to identify the essential part of leadership since classical times In last decade, the female leadership has attracted increasing attention in academic circles since...
autocratic style of leadership being used. State pros and cons of such a style of leadership being used in the organisation. Support your discussion with the relevant examples.
1. Introduction to Leadership
Leading is considered to be known as the foundation of the management. Leadership involves an equal...
Leadership That Gets Results
(Article Summary: Goleman)
The article Leadership That Gets Results by Daniel Goleman provided an interesting view on leadership in the workplace. In a recent study by consulting firm Hay/McBer, data was gathered from a random sample of 3,871 executives from a database...
Running Head: LEADERSHIP PERSPECTIVE
Leadership and its Key Success Factors
The leadership is an effective way for influencing the performance of employees towards the organizational objectives and goals to achieve within time. Leadership also makes...
of great leaders, if there is one?
As Martin Luther King stated, “A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder for consensus.” Leadership is often described as the ability to dictate and be socially influential for getting aid and support to complete some task. All great leaders were...
Leadership in the construction industry
Table of contents
Executive Summary Introduction Background information What is leadership? Management vs. leadership Leadership Development Programmes Skills shortage Methodology The sample Results Discussion The profile of an effective leader for the construction...
My Leadership Style Analysis
SAT2 Task 1
My Leadership Style Analysis
A1. Leadership Style Evaluation
There are many different leadership styles. After reading the assigned chapters for this task. I was able to identify my own leadership style as a result. In order...
The Importance of Leadership
“For a company to achieve the desired result, it’s culture what people think and do must be aligned with the result.”
-Roger Connors, Author of The Oz Principle: Getting Results Through Individual And Organizational Accountability
I recently read an article that...
The Dark Side
Back in May 2005 one of the authors of this book was on a flight from
Columbus, Ohio, to Minneapolis, Minnesota. Northwest Airlines Flight
1495 had a heavy passenger load and a crew of two pilots and three flight
attendants. The two-hour flight...
Theory of Leadership
Managerial leadership has influenced organizational activities in many ways. These influences include motivating subordinates, budgeting scarce resources, and serving as a source of communication. Over the years researchers have emphasized the influences of leadership on the activities...
WHAT IS LEADERSHIP?
Dave Ulrich and Norm Smallwood
There is little doubt that both leaders and leadership matters. Individual leaders shape strategy, execute decision, manage talent, develop future talent, and act with personal proﬁciency. Being a successful leader requires knowing what is...
Instructor: Lori Langsfore
July 29, 2013
Over the last two years, I had the pleasure and honor of interviewing someone very important to me and our community and his name is Leon McNeil (my uncle). The interview started out by me asking...
from a higher power, often one with coercive power. Legitimate power can often thus be the acceptable face of raw power.
2. Reward power – This results from one person's ability to compensate another for compliance.
Reward power is thus the ability to give other people what they want, and hence ask...
Concept of Leadership
Leadership takes on added importance in the global economy. All the established theories of leadership continue to provide understanding and a foundation for the practice of leadership in today’s organizations.
Leadership is not a modern day concept. But globalization has changed...
strategic management, lack of project scope, implementation gaps, organizational politics, and a lack of a project monitoring system. Meg and the leadership team did not realize the severity of the problems of launching the e-book publishing until a few weeks before the system was to go online. Harrison...
and seminars to think of several characteristics that define a good leader. Depending on the size of the group I may get as many as a hundred different responses. Defining leadership characteristics is quite difficult. Is there something that sets good leaders apart from others? Very often we find...
As the company is expanding, I was given an opportunity of determining the type of leadership position that best suit into. As a valued and veteran employee I’m well aware of the organization mission and goals. At the same time, I’m also well accustomed to the company operation and strategies. However...
Why is Leadership Style Important?
By John Cronkite Ed.D. www.dirigoconsulting.com
A Few Reminders from Last Month: One of the most significant strengths of an effective leader is the ability to create a positive work climate. In an outstanding organizational climate, people are energized to do their...
Leadership of Bank of China (Employee / Labor Relations)
Introduction of the Bank of China
The place where I had completed my internship is Bank of China, which is one of the most influential and high-ranking banks in China, even in the world. Its long...
The 5 Levels
Proven Steps to Maximize Your Potential
THE SUMMARY IN BRIEF
True leadership isn’t a matter of having a certain job or title. In fact, being
chosen for a position is only the first of the five levels every...
manager. Martine has an excellent leadership and makes her outstanding from the others manager. Leadership defined as a process where an individual able to influences other people towards group or organizational goals (Derek &etc., 2002). She has a good leadership style. Before goal to be set, firstly...
- improve your understanding of the challenges associated with leadership roles;
- increase your leadership skills self-awareness ;
- help you acquire a larger repertoire of leadership attitudes and behaviors and strengthen
your leadership competencies.
Level to Achieve Extraordinary Results?
Leadership is an important concept in every sector, in family, school, organization, company, and in every community. The secret behind the success of any organization is its leadership. Academic analysis has given us...
Learning Styles and Leadership Sep28
Tonight we talked about different learning styles and the different leadership styles they create. It was quite a shock to me when after taking the LSI test I found out that I belong to the diverging...