Ch 16: Leadership Styles in Organizational Behavior

About This Chapter

Watch online video lessons, and learn about the different aspects of leadership styles in organizational behavior. These video lessons are short and engaging and make learning easy!

Leadership Styles in Organizational Behavior - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

If you take a look at several organizations, looking closely at their leaders, you are likely to see that they all seem to have their own leadership style. There is no one way to be a leader, and different types of leadership may be necessary for certain situations, employees, and organizations. The way a leader exhibits their leadership behavior is considered their leadership style. These leadership styles are the focus of this chapter. By completing the lessons, you will learn about topics such as:

  • Task-oriented and people oriented leaders
  • Leadership philosophies
  • Leaders who are bureaucratic
  • Transactional leaders

Leadership Orientation: Task-Oriented & People-Oriented Study the differences in task-oriented leaders and people-oriented leaders.
The Transactional Leader Learn about transactional leaders.
The Bureaucratic Leader Discover the style of a bureaucratic leader.
Leadership Philosophies: Types & Examples Examine the various philosophies leaders practice.

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