When we think of leadership, we often associate it with one individual. However, in strategic planning, the concept of collaborative leadership (followership) is fundamental to a successful strategic plan.
Write two examples of how leaders might foster collective leadership in strategic planning. Then, from your own experience, analyze the potential challenges of collective leadership (followership) in an international setting.
Be sure to support your postings and responses with specific references to the resources.
To conclude your evaluation of the RMP, you are asked to write a 2- to 3-page memo to the World Bank’s office in Managua, summarizing your findings and recommendations for the project.
To prepare for this Assignment:
Review Week 10 information in the Virtual City: Revitalizing Masachapa Project multimedia.
Review Chapter 11 in Bryson (2018).
Consider the key role of effective leadership in strategic planning.
The Assignment (1- to 2-page, single-spaced memo):
The 10-week project evaluation of the RMP is completed. The World Bank has asked you to write a 1- to 2-page memo summarizing your findings and recommendations for the RMP. The memo should conclude with a brief description of the key role of leadership in the RMP. In particular, the memo should address the importance of effective leadership in the following:
Supporting effective dialogue and deliberation
Guiding conflict management and resolution
Managing strategic change under conditions of uncertainty