What Is Charisma in Leadership? - Definition & Explanation


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What is the basis of charismatic leadership?

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1. Which of is not a typical characteristic of a charismatic leader?

2. One of the traits shared by charismatic leaders is eloquence, but being well-spoken is only half of the story. What other communication skill do they share?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The questions in this interactive quiz assess your knowledge of charisma in leadership. The practice questions cover topics like characteristics of charismatic leaders or why it's considered an unstable leadership style.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • The foundation of charismatic leadership
  • Qualities of charismatic leaders
  • When charismatic leadership began
  • The reason for the instability of charismatic leadership
  • How to make charismatic leadership more stable

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on charisma in leadership, such as why charismatic leadership is unstable
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding usage of charismatic leadership and characteristics of charismatic leaders
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to identify how charismatic leadership can be balanced

Additional Learning

To learn more about charismatic leadership, review the accompanying lesson called What is Charisma in Leadership? - Definition & Explanation. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define charisma
  • Identify the typical characteristics of a charismatic leader
  • Explain why charismatic leadership is unstable and how this can be rectified
  • Explore examples of charismatic leaders