Week9r - WEEK NINE Contemporary Issues in Leadership Inspirational approaches to leadership Ethics and trust The foundation of leadership

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WEEK NINE Contemporary Issues in Leadership Inspirational approaches to leadership Ethics and trust: The foundation of leadership Contemporary and emerging leadership roles Finding and creating effective leaders Implications for managers Video: Leadership at Kluster
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Charismatic Leaders 1. Have a vision 2. Are willing to take personal risks to achieve the vision 3. Are sensitive to follower needs 4. Exhibit behaviors that are out of the ordinary Charismatic Leadership Theory Followers make attributions of heroic or  extraordinary leadership abilities when they observe  certain behaviors. Inspirational Approaches to Leadership (1)
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Inspirational Approaches to Leadership (2) Contingent Reward Management by Exception (active) Management by Exception (passive) Laissez-Faire Charisma (Idealized influence Inspiration Intellectual Stimulation Individual Consideration Transactional Leaders Leaders who guide or  motivate their followers in  the direction of established  goals by clarifying role and  task requirements. Transformational Leaders Leaders who provide  individualized consideration  and intellectual stimulation,  and who possess charisma.
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Inspirational Approaches to Leadership (3) Characteristics of transactional leaders Contingent reward: Exchanges rewards for effort, promises rewards for good performance, recognizes accomplishments. Management by exception (active): Watches and searches for deviations from rules and standards, takes corrective action. Management by exception (passive): Intervenes only if standards are not met. Laissez-faire: Abdicates responsibilities, avoids making decisions .
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Inspirational Approaches to Leadership (4) Characteristics of transformational leadership Charisma: Provides vision and sense of mission, instills pride, gains respect and trust. Inspiration: Communicates high expectations, uses symbols to focus efforts, expresses important purposes in simple ways. Intellectual stimulation:
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This note was uploaded on 06/17/2010 for the course MGT 3906 taught by Professor Syedakhtar during the Spring '10 term at City University of Hong Kong.

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Week9r - WEEK NINE Contemporary Issues in Leadership Inspirational approaches to leadership Ethics and trust The foundation of leadership

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