Discuss the characteristics of transformational leaders? Give two (2) examples of such leaders in the US Virgin Islands and how they were able to transform their respective organizations.
2 paragraphs long; must cite all work, discussed must reflect personal opinion!
due: 4/5/2019 10pm EST
Conduct a research on ‘Leadership’. Utilize at least three (3) peer-reviewed articles for this assignment. Submit written assignments with correct formats, proper grammar, syntax, spelling, sentence structure, and punctuation as specified by Standard American English. All assignments are to be completed at a scholarly level. This means that if you are submitting a paper, a standard APA format is required.
Upon completion of your research, respond to the following questions:
1. Define ‘leadership’.
2. Distinguish between leadership and management.
3. Describe Fiedler's Contingency Theory of Leadership and examine how this
differs from the Trait and Behavioural theories.
Due 4/7/2019 9pm ES
Explanation & Answer
Running head: LEADERSHIP
1. Define ‘leadership.’
Leadership has been defined in many different ways, and these definitions have
sometimes been based on the situation, but the common definition of leadership is the act of
motivating a group of people to work and act in ways that lead to the fulfillment of a shared goal
(Higgs & Dulewicz, 2016). In a business setting the leader is in charge of the employees and
works with them, motivating them to fulfill the goals of the organization. Despite the many
forms available for defining the concept, this definition is one of the simplest and most
applicable when discussing leadership.
2. Distinguish between leadership and ma...