Welcome to MBA 510a Intro to Mgmt & Leadership and MBA “Survival” Skills Fall 2007 Professor Kristi Lewis Tyran Professor Kristi Tyran Educational Experiences: Pullman High School University of Washington Bachelor of Science (Psychology) MBA (Finance and Accounting)
Professor Kristi Lewis Tyran
“Managers do things right.
Leaders do the right thing”
Source: NACE Job Outlook 2005 Survey of Employers
Four enduring themes
1. Problems with interpersonal relationships.
2. Failure to meet business objectives.
(Van Velsor and Leslie, 1995)
Four enduring themes (continued)
3. Inability to build and lead a team.
4. Inability to develop or adapt (lack of flexibility).