Leadership Styles Make or Break a Business Today
Leadership Style Background
This chapter offers some perspective on leadership style that can make or break a business today and reasons for their impact on the business. Unfortunately, there are virtually no courses in “leadership style” offered by most business schools. So perhaps naturally, people in positions of leadership tend to practice the style they’ve personally experienced or been rewarded for in the past, even when it isn’t in the best interest of the organization.
Leadership Style Types
Reading or listening to this chapter will reveal how two of the most common styles of leadership “command & control” and “avoid and let go,” ultimately hurt productivity, performance and profit. What is revealed is a style of leadership that truly helps a business attract high quality employees, reduces turnover expense,produces happier more productive workers and enhances the entire organization, plus also builds real value.
All business professionals can benefit from reading or listening to this chapter.