This book is a comprehensive survey of the major theories and research on leadership and managerial effectiveness in formal organisations - with practical suggestions for improving leadership skills. It addresses the many controversies and differing viewpoints about conceptual and methodological issues of leadership effectiveness - with a focus on the question of what makes a person an effective leader. This new edition includes more coverage of charismatic and transformational leadership, influence processes, strategic leadership, and practitioner guidelines and recommendations.
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Leadership in Organizations focuses on effective leadership in organizations through both theory and practice. This book explains and critiques the major theories and studies that are most relevant and informative and reviews what we know about leadership effectiveness. This combination of theory and practice makes this text a useful resource for practicing managers who are looking for something more than superficial answers to difficult questions about leadership.
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