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leadership

influencing process between leaders and followers to achieve organizational objecives through change

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trait paradigm

- constitutes the foundation fort he field of leadership studies

3

behavioural paradigm

- focuses on leader behaviour and leadership styles

- drives from
-> behaviours and styles

4

contingency models of leadership

' it depends'
explains the suitable leadership style depending on leader, followers, and situations

5

how to measure someone's leadership style?

- least preferred coworker scale to determine whether a leader is task or people orientated

6

noratlive leadership theory

leadership participation model

-> leaders are decision makers
-> leaders go through a decision tree to decide whether to make the decision

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charisma and charismatic leadership

- compelling attractiveness or charm that can inspire devotion in others

- a form of influence

8

self promotion

- infleunces one's meaning in life by protecting, maintaing and aggrandizing one's self esteem consistent with negative charisma

9

personalized charismatic leaders

- possess a dominant, Machiavellian and narcissistic personality

- pursue leader-driven goals and promote feelings of obedience, dependency and submission in followers

- use rewards/punishment to manipulate and control followers

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self transcendence

- provides meaning through supportive relationships with others

- consistent with altruistic and empowering orientations of positive charisma

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socalized charismatic leaders

- possess an egalitarian, self- transcendent and empowering personality

- pursure organization driven goals and promote feelings of empoerment, personal growth and equal participation in followers