The eighth edition of LEADERSHIP provides an ideal balance of essential theory and real-world applications, perfect for instructors who take a practical, skill-building approach to teaching leadership. The text is a blend of description, skill development, insight development, and prescription. Andrew DuBrin, a highly respected author and consultant, incorporates the latest research on leadership and current business practices from academic journals and popular periodicals. The text provides students with a strong practical foundation by introducing leaders they can relate to and reinforcing their knowledge with frequent skill-building activities. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.The participative style is well suited to managing competent people who are eager to assume responsibility. ... Because most graduates from business and professional programs expect to be involved in decision making, participative leadership works well with the new breed of ... employees found that employees managed by a laissez-faire (the French term for alet doa) leader experienced role ambiguity.
|Title||:||Leadership: Research Findings, Practice, and Skills|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2015-01-01|