641 Ch 3 How Personality traits influence leadership emergence

641 Ch 3 How Personality traits influence leadership emergence

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 6/21/11 3. How Personality Traits Influence Leader From Modern Leadership , by Ronald H. Humphrey, forthcoming 2011. Copyrighted and all rights reserved. No reproduction without prior approval.
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6/21/11 Form groups and compare the description of Southwest Airline’s preferred candidates with the Big Five Model of Personality described later in this chapter. Using the Big Five Model, how would you classify the ideal applicants at Southwest Airlines? How would you classify Parker’s personality?
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6/21/11 Applications: Should companies always hire people with the best objective records in terms of experience, test scores, and GPAs and college
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Who am I? Write down 10 words that best describe yourself. For additional fun, let’s have several people come to the front of the class while we try to guess who wrote which list.
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6/21/11 Two Fundamental Dimensions competency dimension , which consists of traits like intelligence, energetic, and motivated warmth dimension , which refers to traits related to being sociable, friendly, and caring
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6/21/11 The “Great Leader” Trait According to the “Great Leader” trait theories , leaders such as Julius Caesar, Napoleon, Joan of Arc, Washington, Roosevelt, and In the business world, leaders like Rockefeller, Carnegie and Ford also personified the industries they dominated, while Florence Nightingale
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6/21/11 Skepticism about Leadership Bewildering number of traits Some influential reviews claimed that leadership traits did not explain very much, and that measures of personality traits
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Applications Do personality traits make a difference to leadership? Do you think history would have turned out considerably different if Washington, Queen Elizabeth, Henry Ford, and Thomas Edison had never been born, or do you think very similar people would have Do you think it makes any difference which of the candidates won the 2008 presidential election in the United States, or would they all pretty much have the same effect? Do you think the
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