5_2 - Management Science I Dr. T. J. Kamalanabhan MODULE 5...

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Management Science I Dr. T. J. Kamalanabhan Indian Institute of Technology Madras MODULE 5 Leadership Leadership is a process by which a person influences others to accomplish an objective and directs the organization in a way that makes it more cohesive and coherent. Leaders carry out this process by applying their leadership attributes, such as beliefs, values, ethics, character, knowledge, and skills Theories of leadership Managers vs Leaders Leadership defined Trait Theories Leaders vs non-leaders Limitations: No universally accepted leadership traits Explanation for weak situations only Effectiveness ?? Implications of trait approach
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Management Science I Dr. T. J. Kamalanabhan Indian Institute of Technology Madras Behavioral theories of leadership Implications of behavioral approach 1. Ohio state studies: 9 Consideration 9 Initiating structure 2. University of Michigan studies: 9 Employee-oriented leader 9 Production-oriented leader
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