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Blake and Mouton - Leadership Styles

Using Blake and Mouton's leadership/managerial grid found in the Northouse textbook, in what situations are the different styles best? Evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of each.

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Using Blake and Mouton's leadership/managerial grid found in the Northouse textbook, in what situations are the different styles best? Evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of each.

The Blake and Mouton leadership/managerial grid first surfaced in the 1960's and has since been used extensively in organizational training and development around the world by consulting firms and such.

There are five different basic styles presented in the leadership/managerial grid with two combinations:

1. Authority-compliance (high concern for production, low concern for people)
This style focuses on production, task, and job requirements. It is ...

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