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Leadership Speech Analysis

Access and view the Leadership Speech Analysis video (linked below). Use the drop-down analysis menu to view certain points about the speaker's performance. Analyze the speaker's two presentations and identify how the interest was impacted by each presentation. How did you react to each speech? In a one-page letter to the speake

Paterno's Integrity and Leadership

CASE 01: Fox News reported on a study of Paterno's actions after he was made aware of misconduct by his employees. The excerpt notes the following findings: Again and again, the 269-page report by Freeh's group showed how Penn State officials had a "callous and shocking disregard for child victims." They lied, then lied

Situational Leadership Model

Study the situational leadership model (see Blanchard & Hersey, 1996). How do the needs and maturity of followers affect leaders' motivational strategies? What must leaders understand about their own basis for motivation to effectively lead and motivate others? How do variances in task and relationship characteristics impact mot

Interview questions for a woman leader

I am writing an assignment on women in leadership and I have had a difficult time locating a female leader with time to complete these interview questions. There are 15 questions. If you are a women responsible for leading a company or people I would greatly appreciate if you could respond to these questions with your experi

Characteristics of an Excellent Leader

Think of someone you consider to be an excellent leader. What characteristics does this person possess that cause you to perceive him or her as an excellent leader?

The Importance of Background, Gender, and Race to Effective Leadership

Over 250 word essay with reference: Effective/Less Effective Leaders Leaders can come from all backgrounds, genders, and races. Identify what makes the following individuals effective (or less effective) leaders: President George W. Bush, Microsoft's Bill Gates, Senator Hillary Clinton, and entertainer Oprah Winfrey.

Emotional Intelligence in Leadership

What is the role of emotional intelligence in individual and organizational motivational strategies for cross-cultural organizational leadership? What are the strengths and weaknesses of this motivational strategy in cross-cultural leadership? "Cross-cultural" leadership occurs both across and within geographic borders. How i

Supporting Information - Focusing on Leadership

Do you believe there is a greater focus on leadership today? If so, what does this mean for the purity of management given that we tend to send managers to leadership training? How important is communicating about and engaging employees in the response efforts?

Effective/Less Effective Leaders in America.

Leaders can come from all backgrounds, genders, and races. Identify what makes the following individuals effective (or less effective) leaders: President George W. Bush, Microsoft's Bill Gates, Senator Hillary Clinton, and entertainer Oprah Winfrey. 250 word essay minimum.

Qualities of a Strong Leader

Over 200 word essay with reference that discuss the qualities and attributes that a strong leader might possess, and include examples.

New Science Realities

Given the new science realities, rewrite ropes to know and ropes to skip for leaders, including guidelines for planning, measuring, motivating people, managing change and information, designing jobs, and encouraging relationships. Explain the importance and implications of these new science guidelines to the success of the e

Leading as a Compliance Officer

You are excited about your new position as compliance officer at ECG because this is your first role as a member of a senior executive team. You have the enviable opportunity to be a critical part of ECG's growth as the leader who will standardize, implement, and monitor the code of conduct as the company advances with the plann

Leading a Migration Plan

Who should lead the migration plan from an existing process to an automated one for the department? What are the qualities to look for in the leader and why?

Characteristics of Effective Sustainable Business Leadership

Select a prominent business leader who has increased his or her company's sustainable business practices. Briefly describe the steps this leader took to improve the company's sustainability. Among the possible leaders are Nicole Basset of Patagonia, Lorraine Bolsinger of GE, Richard Branson of Virgin Group, Linda J. Fisher of Du

Good Leadership in Bioethics

A leader uses personal ethical perspectives to make decisions. Bioethical issues involve many factors that go beyond normal business issues such as religion, morality, and personal views on life and death. If a healthcare leader's personal ethical perspective does not agree with the organizational mission or vision, can the lead

Interpersonal Mastery

Based on the relevant theory of the New Science to leadership. I need to provide a powerful metaphor on Interpersonal Mastery to help the audience understand and remember the relevant theory. Such examples of graphic metaphors include the comparison of fractals to broccoli shape as an example of self-referencing. However, I n

Managed Care and Leadership

Managed care seeks to provide the right care, at the right time, in the right amount. How should ethics influence leadership decision making so patients will be able to receive the care they need versus the care they want?

Discussing Inspirational Leadership

Scenario: You were recently hired as a new manager in a company. You are fresh out of business school and have few management skills. More importantly, you know that your role will also involve inspiring your department's employees. You have been told that the prior department manager, although a capable manager, seemed to do li

Downsizing in 1982

in 1982 it seems the company will have to downsize. What are the factors that are forcing the company to make that decision? What alternatives should the company explore prior to making a downsizing decision?

This is all based on Leadership and the New Science

This is all based on Leadership and the New Science 1. Using the Internet, newspapers, magazines, or television, point out two examples of organizations operating on mechanistic assumptions and two examples of organizations where leaders operate on new science assumptions. 2. What are the assumptions of new science and th

The Attributes of a Servant Leader

1) Describe the attributes of a servant leader. 2) Why is it an appealing approach to leadership? 3) What concerns would you have regarding it? Thank you in advance.