NEW - Leadership 2012

Characteristcs follower personality intelligence

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Unformatted text preview: Follower Characteristcs Follower Personality Intelligence Maturity Knowledge Skills Abilities Creativity Similarity with leader Leader Behaviors/Style Leader Consideration (relationship­oriented) ­is friendly and easily approached ­considers people’s feelings and needs Initiating Structure (task­oriented) ­focuses on meeting deadlines ­emphasis on quantity of work Fiedler’s Contingency Approach Fiedler’s sNo one best leadership style sEffective Effective leaders need to be sensitive to the dynamics of their environments to -critical to be aware of situational -critical forces and changes in the situation situation Fiedler’s Contingency Theory Fiedler’s Least Preferred Coworker Scale Fiedler argues that leader style is a stable in...
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