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Compare and contrast Murphy's definition of leadership with that of Bass

(1) Compare and contrast Murphy's definition of leadership with that provided by Bass. (2) What are the distinguishing features of leadership as seen by Hollander and Julian (1969)? (3) A second dimension of the leader-follower relationship is explored by Dirks (2001). According to Dirks, 'trust' plays an important role, i

Psychodynamic approaches leadership theory

In what ways could it be said that with psychodynamic approaches leadership theory has come full circle to trait, skill, and style theory? What are the similarities and the critical differences? Support the work with citations.

Question about Leadership Style

Review the various theories of leadership and the different kinds of leaders. Suppose you are a manager. Describe and give views on your personal leadership style. Why do you think some leadership styles work better than others in a given situation? Give at least two situational examples to illustrate your point. Assuming

Management: Leadership Functions, Motivation

1. You lead a team consisting of highly educated and trained doctors with expertise in highly specialized and unique areas. They all have high incomes, live in very affluent neighborhoods, and lead luxurious lifestyles. You receive word from your CEO that the deadline of a big project you have been working on has been pulled up.

Public Health Organization Leadership

As a leader in (or of) a public health organization, describe the skills required and explain why they are required of a public health organization leader. Please use academic references.

Leadership: Impacts of a leadership topic of personal interest.

Impacts of a leadership topic of personal interest. You are to prepare a research report on the impact that a specific "state-of-the-art" leadership topic that you find of particular interest for your personal development. Select a topic that is having, or is likely to have, on you and your future. You paper should use a heading

Harvard Professor Linda Hill

Go to YouTube and view Harvard Professor Linda Hill's interview with Harvard Editor Richard Hemp and answwe the following What are the attributes of tomorrow's leaders, according to Linda Hill? What does she mean by creating the context where people are willing to be led? How is her view of leadership and power consis

Universal Products International: Organizational Leadership

Scenario: Please view the full scenario at this posting: https://brainmass.com/business/business-analysis/329049. No further purchase is required. Library Research Project You understand from your academic studies and your experience that the organization's leadership is responsible for developing a culture that supports t

Please, could you answer below mentioned problems four questions?

Case- Moving from Colleagues to Supervisor Cheryl Kahn, Rob Carstons, and Linda McGee have something in common. They all were promoted within their organizations into management positions. And each found the transition a challenge. Cheryl Kahn was promoted to director of catering for the Glazier Group of restaurants in N

LMX-7 Questionnaire and Findings

See attached example. Take the LMX-7 assessment at http://books.google.com/books?id=Ctq4cZS5JfsC&pg=PA168&lpg=PA168&dq=lmx-7+questionnaire&source=bl&ots=h8zpftA0oK&sig=e2NFvoYv4XSe27fnQg7vb1HoIaE&hl=en&ei=LvweSrTXIJaltge_4eTsAw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=4 (pages 168 - 170) and prepare a summary of the assessment th

Leader Behavior Description Questionnaire (LBDQ)

See attached files. Take attached LBDQ assessment and prepare a one page summary of the assessment that includes the instrument title, description of the instrument, personal score, analysis of score, and theory associated with the assessment. The manual for the LBDQ assessment is also attached. I have attached a sample te

Small Business Leadership: 10 T F questions

Mark each of the following statements as either true or false. If the answer is true, no further comments need to be made. If the answer is false, please give an explanation of why it is false. False answers are only correct if the explanation is valid and explains the concept. Just changing the wording is not accepted. _

Leadership Theory: Summary on one of the leadership theories

Provide a summary on one of the following leadership theories: 1. Charismatic leadership 2. Transformation leadership 3. Leadership substitutes theory 4. Cognitive resources theory 5. LPC contingency model 6. Multiple-linkage model 7. Path-goal theory 8. Situational leadership theory 9. Social exchange theory 10. S

Difference in skills for public health worker and public health administrator

Some of the key skills integral to the job of public health administration are: **The ability to monitor, assess and identify health problems **Determine the best preventative and cost effective measures to reduce health care problems, and **To build community wide awareness of the problems and precautionary measures

Impediments to Change: "In considering the forces for change, the business decision to be made, and their organizational consequences, leaders need to choose between treating the change in an incremental and linear way or in a fundamental, systems-based, and diagnostic way. If an incremental change strategy is chosen, it is likely to deal with "first things first" and to make the necessary changes in sequential order. If a fundamental change strategy is chosen the implications for the organizations are that the organization itself, its parts, and their relationships will simultaneously change. The subparts of the organizations must be committed to change and have action plans in place that fit the constellation of changes needed and that are aligned with the leaders' vision of an end state." (Wren, 1995). There are several impediments to change. Below is a list of the most common impediments to change which include change resistance, power struggles, and interoffice conflict. ? "In a company's organization, change for one department may not be good for change for another. A conflict between the two departments can slow down or even prevent change from occurring. Both organizational groups and individuals can resist change. People can tend to resist change because they feel uncertain or are insecure. Changes can also alter the group norm. When the norm has changed, resistance can occur while individual are adapting to the new norm." (Taylor, 2007).

Impediments to Change: "In considering the forces for change, the business decision to be made, and their organizational consequences, leaders need to choose between treating the change in an incremental and linear way or in a fundamental, systems-based, and diagnostic way. If an incremental change strategy is chosen, it is

'Winning Every Day' and Military Leadership

How can the book "Winning Every Day" by Lou Holtz, be applied to military leadership? Can the concepts of his book provide the basis for success as a leader in the military. Point out examples within the book that may apply.

Group Discussion

Should group participants make decisions or should such responsibilities be reserved for leaders only? Can followers be led effectively when those followers participate in group decision processes? Are there conditions or circumstances that guide our view of yes or no or sometimes? Are there times or situations where

Measure transactional and transformational leader behaviors

I can see the different behaviors of a transactional and transformational leader and they appear accutate to me, but would it not be difficult to measure these very behaviors that described them? If so, why? If not why not? Also, what does effectiveness mean to you?

Pegasus

You need to coach your HRD team about using correct process skills that they will have to teach the leadership of Pegasus. Identify and describe the process skills necessary for the consultant to have to facilitate change. What will and will not work at Pegasus?