What are common measures of successful leadership? Identify two successful leaders you know personally or have heard about. By what measures are these leaders successful?
What methods exist to develop leaders in an organization? What methods does your organization use? Why? Have any methods been counterproductive? In what ways?
What are different types of strategic leadership? How do they affect an organization’s structure? What are the roles of strategic leaders in an organization’s management? What internal and external factors affect strategic leadership ability?
What obstacles exist for leaders involved in participatory management? What methods may a leader employ to overcome these obstacles?
Week 5 First Messages
What are some reasons employees and managers resist change? As a leader, what methods would you use to help employees and managers adapt to change?