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Constructive Disagreement

Constructive Disagreement

Constructive Disagreement Constructive disagreement is essential. However, sometimes followers must disagree with leaders. Accordingly, many political revolutions started because of follower disagreements (Gebil, 1990). In today’s global economy, it is crucial that...

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Ethical Leadership

Ethical Leadership

Ethical Leadership Required in Today's Global Marketplace Ethical leadership is required in today’s global business environment. Northouse (2019) discussed the growing interest in leadership ethics. This interest is due to the ever-increasing number of leader scandals...

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Leadership Definition History

Leadership Definition History

Leadership is difficult to define. Due to that difficulty, leadership is usually defined within the context or study which it is being used (Northouse, 2019). For this article, before we set our definition of leadership, we need to understand its history. This will...

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Followership Defined

Followership Defined

Early researchers did not assign an active role to followership but did argue that the perceptions and preferences of the follower determined the effectiveness of the leader (Meindl J. R., 2007). This type of argument led to more follower-centered research (Oc &...

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Leadership Defined

Leadership Defined

Leadership is difficult to define, mostly because of its fluid nature. For our purposes, we will examine three definitions and combine them for a synthesized meaning. Burns described leadership as a “reciprocal process of mobilizing persons with certain motives and...

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Leadership and Coaching Book Review Articles

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1501 Ways to Reward Employees

1501 Ways to Reward Employees

1501 Ways to Reward Employees Readability: Mildly tricky to read Compatible with Efficient Reading Course: No Applicability: 1501 Ways to Reward Employees is a great resource for low-to-no-cost day-to-day ways to reward employees. The books consisted of two parts....

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Lead Like Jesus – Revisited

Lead Like Jesus – Revisited

Lead Like Jesus – Revisited Readability: Easy, quick Compatible with Efficient Reading Course: Yes Applicability: The book contains lessons that are very applicable for primary and intermediate leadership students and business leaders. The book is heavily devoted to...

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