Referent Power in Leadership: Definition & Examples


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What are two features of referent power?

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1. Which of the following is important for a manager to be aware of when modeling behavior?

2. What does referent power encourage?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet quickly gauge your understanding of features of referent power. You will be quizzed on modeling behavior and what referent power encourages.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz/worksheet combo quickly gauges your understanding of:

  • What referent power encourages
  • Features of referent power
  • Applications where referent power is most effective
  • Definition of referent

Skills Practiced

Use these assessment tools to practice the following skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding features of referent power
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the term referent
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related referent power lesson

Additional Learning

To learn more, review the corresponding lesson titled Referent Power in Leadership: Definition & Examples. This lesson will help you:

  • Define the term referent
  • Examine the benefits of employee empowerment
  • Review examples of referent power