Chapter 17: Leadership. Chapter Objectives. Definition of leadership Difference between leaders and managers Sources of power Evolution of leadership theories Behavioral theories Situational theories Cutting-edge approaches to leadership Becoming an effective leader. Before We Begin….
According to the survey, the qualities most often cited in successful business leaders are: leadership, motivation, genius, inspiration, vision, innovation and boosting shareholder value.
Which do leaders use?
1) Concern for production
2) Concern for people
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Source:Adapted from V. Vroom, “Leadership and the Decision-Making Process,” Organizational Dynamics, vol. 28, no. 4 (2000), p. 87.