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Unformatted text preview: Leadership Leadership -The ability to influence a group toward the achievement of a vision or set of goals Measuring Leadership Effectiveness The degree to which the leaders actions result in -achievement of organizational goals -the continued commitment of followers -the development of a relationship of mutual trust and respect between leader and followers The Evolution of Leadership Theory Trait Approach-Differentiate leaders from non-leaders by focusing on personal qualities and characteristics -Big 5 personality traits: -Most strongly related to leadership: -Also related to leadership: -Better at predicting leader emergence than leader effectiveness -Another trait of interest: Behavioral Styles Approach-Researched the behaviors of specific leaders -Provides the basis of design for training programs -The Leadership Grid -Based on Ohio State Model and Michigan studies Two types of behaviors: -Concern for production task-oriented behaviors; getting things organized and focusing on achieving task outputs...
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This note was uploaded on 02/16/2011 for the course BADM 066 taught by Professor Bailey during the Fall '07 term at GWU.
- Fall '07