Summary 12 - TAO GUO MHR 318 6:00-7:50PM(MW CH12-Reflection Leadership has been described as the process of social influence in which one person

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TAO GUO MHR 318 6:00-7:50PM(MW) CH12-Reflection: Leadership has been described as the “process of social influence in which one person can enlist the aid and support of others in the accomplishment of a common task”. Definitions more inclusive of followers have also emerged. Alan Keith of Genentech states that, "Leadership is ultimately about creating a way for people to contribute to making something extraordinary happen. Contrary to general belief, leadership skills are not just confined to people in positions of leadership. The leadership definition does not confine leaders to solely CEOs, higher management, military generals, or politicians. Everyone is a leader in their own right. Every situation in life needs a good leader. Some people are born leaders. These people are able to influence and inspire others easily. They have the characteristic of leadership. Leading comes naturally to them. However, this does not mean that leadership abilities cannot be developed. Just like everything else in life, it can be learned,
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This note was uploaded on 06/05/2011 for the course MHR 318 taught by Professor Manning during the Spring '08 term at Cal Poly Pomona.

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Summary 12 - TAO GUO MHR 318 6:00-7:50PM(MW CH12-Reflection Leadership has been described as the process of social influence in which one person

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