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Sources of Power for Leaders in an Organization

This solution provides the learner with an understanding from where leadership within an organization obtains their power. In addition to a discussion on the source of managements power, this solution provides the learner with an understanding on how leaders can utilize these specific sources of power to effectively operate their organization. Finally, the learner is provided with a discussion on how a leader can allow employees to feel empowered and share control in the organization leading to a more effective and efficient organization.

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There are a couple of sources from where a manager/leader of an organization receives their power. First, leaders receive their power from the respective position that they are filling. Meaning, they obtain their power based on the backing of the organization. ...

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This solution provides the learner with an understanding from where leadership within an organization obtains their power. In addition to a discussion on the source of managements power, this solution provides the learner with an understanding on how leaders can utilize these specific sources of power to effectively operate their organization. Finally, the learner is provided with a discussion on how a leader can allow employees to feel empowered and share control in the organization leading to a more effective and efficient organization.

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