Unformatted text preview: Personal characteristics of subordinates determine how the environment and leader behavior are interpreted. Effective leaders clarify the path to help their followers achieve their goals, and make their journeys easier by reducing roadblocks and pitfalls. Research demonstrates that employee performance and satisfaction are positively influenced when leaders compensate for shortcomings in either their employees or the work settings....
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- Fall '11
- contingency variables, group. Environmental factors, follower outcomes