group 1.pptx - Common Definitions Leadership\/Leader \u2022\u201c of A process whereby an individual influences a group of individuals to achieve a common

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Common Definitions of Leadership /Leader “ A process whereby an individual influences a group of individuals to achieve a common goal ” (Northouse, 2001, pg 3) “Motivates, empowers, inspires, collaborates with, and encourages others. Develops a culture where employees feel ownership in what they do and and continually improve the business” ( Berger, pg 8)
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Leadership is showing the way and helping or inducing others to pursue it. This entails envisioning a desirable future , promoting a clear purpose or mission, supportive values . Intelligent strategies , empowering and engaging all those concerned . Cont..
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Leadership Development is defined as any activity that focuses on the development of leadership as a process. This includes interpersonal relationships, social influence processes and the team dynamics between the leader and his/her team. 5.1 Leadership Development Concept
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According to Management, “leadership development is an effort (hopefully, planned in nature ) that enhances the learner's capacity to lead oneself , other individuals , groups and organizations . Leadership development refers to activities that improve the skills, abilities and confidence of leaders. Cont…
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Leadership development expands the capacity of individuals to perform in leadership roles within organizations. Leadership roles are those that facilitate execution of a company’s strategy through building alignment, winning mindshare and growing the capabilities of others Cont…
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Leadership roles may be formal , with the corresponding authority to make decisions and take responsibility , or they may be informal roles with little official authority e.g., a member of a team -who influences team engagement, -purpose and direction; -a lateral peer who must listen and negotiate through Cont…
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Traditionally , leadership development has focused on developing the leadership abilities and attitudes of individuals . Different personal trait and characteristics can help or hinder a person's leadership effectiveness and require formalized programs for developing leadership competencies. Developing individual leaders
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The success of leadership development efforts has been linked to three variables : 1. Individual learner characteristics 2. Quality and nature of the leadership development program 3. Support for behavioral change from the leader's supervisor Cont…
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Among key concepts in leadership development one may find : 1. Experiential learning : Positioning the individual in the focus of the learning process , going through the four stages of experiential learning as formulated by David A. Kolb : Concrete experience.
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