Flashcards in Chapter 1 Leadership Deck (29):
Which of the following is an example of the introduction of flexibility into the Fire Service organization?
Earliest known Fire organization?
The Roman Empire
Essential Element in the operational management of any organization?
Which of the following organizational elements provide the purpose that an organization strives to achieve?
The reason why an organization exists.
A collaborative effort between labor and management on where the organization will be in the future.
Organizational philosophy characterized by Flexible, Integrative behavior.
The administrative group set in the hierarchy of authority.
A pattern of jobs and groups of jobs in an organization
Lead through the process of inspiration and enthusiasm.
Leaders that evolve from within social context
Leadership style in which the issue of the task is oriented is paired with the relationship the follower has to the leader.
Every organization consists of structure, process, and _____.
Fire Service equivalent of globalization is ________.
A fewer layer of supervision/management and more front-line workers.
Eliminates certain services in hopes to reduce cost.
What is the framework of the organization?
Structure, Process, Behavior
In the book, Fire Service Leadership Theories, Mitchell Waite uses the term _______ to guide officers.
Prepare to fail if you fail to prepare is a ____ sentence.
Influencing others is
Leadership style based on the idea that people should be valued as individuals and their ability to make significant contributions to the success of an organization.
More front-line workers
A blueprint that indicates how people, jobs, and tasks are grouped together called?
Leadership style who work together for the common good?
The sharing of facilities and consolidation of fire departments are examples of _________.
Sincere and caring leader
Unrealistic expectations and reluctance to disagree with the leader are limitations of which leadership style.