King Solomon was the third monarch of Ancient Israel. The history of King Solomon's reign is found in the Old Testament section of the Christian Bible in the Books of First Kings and Second Chronicles. In the Bible, King Solomon was known as the...
This article reviews three different leadership styles and the advantages and disadvantages of each.
Authentic Leadership is the newest theory in the study of leadership. What is the Authentic Leadership Theory? Why is Authentic Leadership needed? How do you become an Authentic Leader? Read for more!
There are common qualities all supervisors should have to be able to supervise their employees effectively. Without these qualities, there is no way the unit being supervised can run properly.
In her doctoral dissertation,Dr. Kathleen Patterson (2003) presented a theory of organizational leadership called servant leadership. Dr. Patterson's theory was an extension of servant leadership first presented by Dr. Robert Greenleaf in 1977. Each...
There are two sides to every character and personality trait. Excitement of the rewards may cause the people person to overlook the risks. A brief mention now and then can help to keep them mindful.
The article provides a case study of the success of Deere and Company. It also offers advice for getting the right people deeply involved into an organization's production system.
This article discusses the theories of locus of control, self-efficacy, anxiety-uncertainty management as well as social cognitive and attribution theory as related to activities inthe workplace.
The contingency theory aligns the leader's style with the most constructive circumstances for his or her success. What are contingency leadership styles? How does the contingency theory work?
Ingvar Kamprad is the perfect example of a charismatic leader. IKEA is the perfect example of a successful family business. We need to question whether in a family business; the leadership style is influenced by the company culture, structure, and...