Leadership.ppt

Leadership.ppt - LEADERSHIP BADM 66 1 December 2008 James...

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Department of Management LEADERSHIP BADM 66 1 December 2008 James R. Bailey, Ph.D. Tucker Professor of Leadership
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INTRODUCTION Leadership is the rarest commodity of them all History is the product of leaders, good and evil Firm success is balanced on the acts of individual leaders Change requires the courage of leadership Leadership is about altering the course and compelling others to follow
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LEADERSHIP DEFINED Incremental influence over and above mechanical compliance with routine organizational directives Use of informal power to direct and motivate individuals beyond basic requirements Providing a coherent vision which supplies meaning through purpose and identifies how individuals can contribute to the fulfillment thereof LEADERSHIP IS THE ABILITY TO EXCITE OTHERS TO HIGHER LEVELS OF PERFORMANCE
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THE BIG QUESTIONS… Is leadership a quality of the person or of the situation? The force of the individual or the force of the times (Zeitgeist)? The Great
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2010 for the course BADM 66 taught by Professor Bailey during the Spring '08 term at GWU.

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