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Situational Leadership

Please provide a brief, original, overview explanation of Situational Leadership and an explanation of the principles of Situational Leadership.

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Paul Hersey and Kenneth H. Blanchard's Situational Leadership Theory (SLT) is often referred to as a dynamic heuristic model. It emphasizes the combination of task and social authority, and active situational leadership versus management. Concerning the leading function of management SLT is highly effective in today's complex work environment. Situational leadership is knowing which of the four leadership styles to use in a specific situation (delegating, participating, selling, or telling) (Hersey & Blanchard, 1996) (see chart attached of the SLT Model by Hersey and Blanchard ...

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This solution provides an overview explanation of Situational Leadership and an explanation of the principles of Situational Leadership.

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