Outline • Defining leadership • Leadership vs Management • Course Assignments • Thoughts on leadership • Group research project
Define leadership • Leadership is ...
Central Components of Leadership • 1) Leadership is a process. • 2) Leadership involves influence • 3) Leadership occurs within a group context • 4) Leadership involves goal attainment
Leadership: A Working Definition • Leadership is a process whereby an individual influences a group of individuals to achieve a common goal
Leading and Managing • Manager: • Has formally designated authority • Leader: • Influence a group towards the achievement of goals and acts as an agent of change
Management Order and consistency Planning & budgeting Structuring & staffing & monitoring Controlling & problem solving Leadership Change and Movement Creating a vision Inspiring Orchestrating important change Motivating Leading and Managing
Application of Leader/Manager Distinction • Apply this distinction between leadership and management to experiences in your own life. • Meet with your group and discuss your reflections.
Thoughts on Leadership • Review handout • Writing assignment • Speaker series
Group Projects • Review group research project • Convene in your group • Exchange group member info • Write down all members names for me • In-class assignment • Brainstorm with group; come up with a least 3 topics of interest to members in your group