Consider your favorite teacher. What people-oriented and task-oriented leadership behaviors did he or she use effectively? In general, do you think students prefer an instructor who is more people-oriented or task-oriented? Explain your preference.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 9:47 am ad1c9bdddf
My favorite teacher exhibited parts of people-oriented and task-oriented leadership behavior. With people-oriented behavior, she was very much involved in the development of our skills. Focus was provided on making sure that everyone understood what we were working on, figured out our strengths and weaknesses, and then zeroed in on the weaknesses to make us well-rounded ...
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People-Oriented and Task-Oriented Leadership
1. What kind of leadership best describes you?
2. After studying leadership this semester, would the way you define leadership change? If so, in what way? If not, why not?
3. Do you agree that that how you define leadership accurately reflects your style of leadership? If yes, why? If not, why not?
4. Choose one style of leadership, or one theory of leadership, and describe it.