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Leadership Question

What is the best organizational structure to enable innovation? Please provide a reference.

Leadership Question

Why are organizations beginning to question planning models that have been successful in the past? Please provide a reference.

Leaders, Treatment of Employees and Loyalty

Leaders need to not only implement proper strategies, but they also need to treat their employees with great respect so that this will carry over into the employees' treatment of customers, which can only benefit the company. If employees feel you value their ideas and opinions, they are more likely to be loyal to the company. D

Dress code policy in an office

I used to work for an organization that had a very lenient dress code. It started out fine, most people dressed business causal, but within a year, it got way out of hand. Since we had a lot of clients fly in from out of state for trainings, and etc, it became very apparent that some rules needed to be put into place to ensure c

Does leadership in an organization make a difference?

Does leadership make a difference? Why or why not? Justify your opinion with examples from your personal experience and from research on the topic. Include in your response how leaders influence organizational performance and provide an example.

Pembina Pipeline Case Study

This question relates to the case study "Pembina Pipeline Corporation", by Ken Mark and Alexandra Hurst, from 'Corporate Social Responsibility' (Ivey Management Services, 2001), on page 238-241. The questions asked are: As Patrick Walsh, what would you do next? How would you structure your media release? What other ste

Analyze a root cause that is not well defined

Locate and review literature relevant to root cause analysis and answer the questions. - How will you analyze the root cause of a problem that is not well defined? - How do you get to the root cause of problems by focusing on the symptoms?Examine the process and analyze the root cause. APA Sixth Ed. Three pages.

Deliberate Planning Questions

Please help me to address the following questions - I need some assistance formulating initial ideas. - What are some similarities and differences between crisis action planning and deliberate planning? Give an example of each type of scenario. What happens in the Course of Action (COA) Development phase of Crisis Action

MBA Experience

•Develop a reading list to explore the concepts and topics that resonated with you during your MBA experience. •What can you do now to integrate the experiences and insights you had in your MBA experience with your personal and professional development goals?

Insights on Leadership

Please provide on insights on the following questions: 1. How should a leader be addressed by subordinates? Why? 2. Should a leader socialize with subordinates? To what extent? Why? 3. What are the hallmarks of a healthy, effective, efficient team? 4. How can a leader best build and maintain a strong team?

Motivating public sector employees

This Solution discusses how to motivate employees in the public sector. Ryan and Deci's Self-Determination Theory is explained as a tool to use in motivation.

Developing Effective Healthcare Management Practices

You are the newly appointed department manager. Your department has not been performing well, and you have been investigating why. You soon realize that the firm has had no formal performance appraisal system. Supervisors that need to do a better job have not been receiving any kind of formal feedback. To correct this situati

Execution of Leadership Duties

Please assist with the following questions: 1. How watching leaders in the movie "A Few Good Men" might affect your perception or execution of your leadership duties. 2. Please assess and compare (pro or con - or do both) at least two leaders in the movie. Please also provide a relative side-by-side comparison of the lead

Individual Differences, Values, and Diversity

1. Assess the benefits of being left brained, right brained, and whole brained, and determine the type(s) of conflicts that can be presented as a result within a group. Determine the brain type that you believe to be the most successful in today's workplace. Support your position. 2. Examine the advantages and disadvantages o

Leadership Question: Allowing for Failure

Why is it significant that an organization allow for failure? What are some significant ways an organization can allow for failure and support success? Please provide a reference.

Developing a plan to enhance leadership

Drawing on the concepts of leadership, analyze an organization you know well and design a plan to present to the CEO for enhancing leadership. Kindly assist with an analysis of specific leadership strengths and weaknesses and areas needing improvement within the organization. Identify the leadership styles that are currently

Adaptive Leadership within an organization and its importance

Change within an organization is inevitable, whether it is the result of such factors as the introduction of new products and technologies, shifts in world economies, consumer demands, or today's mobile workforce. The success of an organization depends in large part on how effectively changes such as these are handled. Last week

Self-Evaluation: Leadership in your Organization and Your Leadership Philosophy

Kindly assist with the following questions: 1. What is the role of leadership within your organization (or one that I know well)? (Give examples of excellent leadership and poor leadership and explain what makes them so). 2. What is your personal philosophy about what it means to be a leader, and how did that philosophy ev

Ethical Behaviour and Company Productivity

Identify a news article about a Fortune 500 company and its CEO that illustrates ethical behavior. Is there any evidence that his or her company's productivity (e.g., finances, market share) is related to decisions reflective of ethical leadership behavior? Identify critical decisions you believe were made that influence product

Leadership and Punishment

200 Words Minimum: Punishment has negative connotations, but there can be positive results of punishment if it is used appropriately. How should leaders administer punishment so that the results are supportive of the goals that are being pursued?

Relational Leadership

Consider the relationships that you have with fellow employees and leaders in your organization. Reflect on the processes that you went through in building those relationships. Consider how those relationships impact the organization and influence its success. QUESTIONS 1. Based on research from literature, what strategies

Leadership adaptability for different cultures

The original student post: As leaders work in different cultures, what aspects of their leadership must they proactively look to in order to adapt to each culture? How can they realize the needed changes?

Leadership: Personality Traits and Characteristics

Each year, many business colleges and news organizations honor someone that they have selected as the business leader of the year. If asked, most people could easily identify someone that they believe to be a great leader. Consider whom you would select. Whether in the workplace, community, or government, this individual would e


Gilmore, D., (2002). Achieving transportation excellence. World Trade, Troy Companies across every industry segment are striving to become supply chain management (SCM) leaders. SCM leaders achieve this status by reducing cycle times and operating costs, increasing supply chain velocity, and enhancing top line revenue growth

Servant Leadership's Impact on Results

Conduct research on the topic of impact of servant leadership on results. Find two articles or references that report research that demonstrated the impact of servant leadership on results. Identify the search terms you used to find your two articles or references. Describe the impacts realized. Provide 2 references.

Leadership Development: Responsibilities as a Leader

Can someone, please help me with the assignment listed below as I am having difficulties in incorporating it together. Thank you in advance for your help. As you continue to develop in your career, you will find that your responsibilities as a leader will increase. You will be tasked with many different jobs, such as managin

Strengths and weakness of charismatic leaders

There are many different styles of leadership, often as unique as the individuals who embody them. One of the styles presented this week is charismatic leadership. Charisma, considered a personal attribute of the leader, is usually associated with individuals who lead through the force of their personality and possess the abilit