bus210 week 5 contingency theory of leadership checkpoint

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Axia College Material Appendix D Contingency Theory of Leadership Description of work environment An army depot with army civilian security officers. In the table below, categorize different leadership approaches that could be used in the work environment you have described. Provide different suggestions for each of the four approaches to leadership. Directive approach Supportive approach Being by the book following policies word for word. Isn’t afraid to tell you how he/she feels and what is expected. Will tell you how and when to do things. Being nice/flexible Understanding mistakes. Being proactive. Sharing the positive things we did after an exercise. Stands behind decisions you chose.
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Unformatted text preview: Equal to all staff. Participative approach Achievement-oriented approach Listening to employee’s questions and comments. Helping with patrols when there is a shortage of people. Driving around and talking to the employee’s. Putting in request for achievements to the commander. Achievements for being accident free. Set individual goals. Being involved with employees. Leadership recommendation Supportive is my choice. We deal with a lot of negative things on the job and it’s always nice to know that the leader is there to pick you up and back you up. This does wonders for the security team’s confidence. BUS 210...
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2011 for the course BUS 210 taught by Professor Scottrought during the Spring '08 term at University of Phoenix.

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