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Chapter 3 Case Study: "Finance Department (p.94 of the textbook) Read the case study and answer the following questions. 1. Why had Osborne's department been so successful even though he has provided little leadership over the past two years? 2. How would you describe Osborne's current leadership style? Based on the path-goal theory, which style do you think he might most effectively use to turn things around with Larry Gibson? 3. If you were in Osborne's position, describe how you would evaluate the situation and handle the problem.

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-Chapter 3 Case Study: "Finance Department (p.94 of the textbook) Read the case study and answers the following questions. 1. Why had Osborne's department been so successful even though he has provided little leadership over the past two years? 2. How would you describe Osborne's current leadership style? Based on the path-goal theory, which style do you think he might most effectively use to turn things around with Larry Gibson? 3. If you were in Osborne's position, describe how you would evaluate the situation and handle the problem. Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your ...

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