Typically the most important situational factor associated with charismatic leadership is the presence or absence of:
task interdependence, a crisis, innovation, or organizational downsizing?
I believe the answer is a crisis. Please advise answer and explain why. Thanks!© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 6:18 pm ad1c9bdddf
I think you should go with your instincts on this one.
It seems to me that leadership - particularly charismatic leadership - is most crucial during a crisis. History is full of great examples of charismatic leaders who thrived in crisis situations.
You certainly dont need a charasmatic leader during a period of organizational downsizing. You'd need more of a practical ...
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