Hello I looking for some help in describing leadership style Participating from this web page. http://www.situational.com. This is the website of Dr. Paul Hersey, originator of situation Leadership theory. Looking for a 150 word jump start describing this leadership style.
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A bit more than 150 words but still concise.
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Situational Leadership Model
There are many leadership styles and theories. One of the more popular is the Situational Leadership Model.
Hersey and Blanchard's Situational Leadership Model
The Situational Leadership Model was created by Ken Blanchard and Paul Hersey, and is probably the most used formal model of leadership today, in part due to its simplicity and its being straightforward. The basic premise is that effective leadership requires leadership flexibility since different situations require different leadership approaches and practices.
Blanchard and Hersey defined four different leadership styles different from each other in terms of how much direction the leader provides to followers.:
? Directing Leaders
? Coaching ...
The solution examines leadership style participation.