Test 1 Study Guide
Chapter 1 What Does it Mean to Be a Leader?
Focus on these topics for test 1: 1) Know the definition of leadership, its components, and be
able to recognize those components in an example
o 2) Know the 6
Test 2 Study Guide
Chapter 4 The Leader as an Individual
Topics to know for test
o How/why is self-awareness important?
o How to recognize blind spots
o Know the major personality dimensions and how personality influences leadership and
Wrong is wrong, no mater who
does it or says it.
Unethical Climate In U.S.
Consequences of unethical and illegal
Difficulty in attracting good employe
The Leader as an Individual
Identify major personality dimensions and understand
how personality influences leadership and relationships
Clarify your instrumental and end values, and recognize
how values guide
Mind and Heart
"Before you are a leader, success is all
about growing yourself. When you
become a leader, success is all about
Leader Capacity versus
Shaping Culture and
Functions of Culture in business
1. Culture provides a sense of identity to
members and increases commitment.
2. Culture provides a way for employees to
interpret the meaning of organizational
Creating Vision and Strategic
Good business leaders create a vision,
articulate the vision, passionately own the
vision, and relentlessly drive it to
Explain the rel
Personal Characteristics of
Intelligence and Ability
Intelligence, cognitive ability