The followers believe so much in them that whatever the leader
does is regarded as the best.
When a pastor or bishop engages others as equals with whom there is disagreement, when the follower genuinely perceives that the leader
is relating as a peer, a different feeling tone will likely be registered.
who is self-aware understands that there are choices and opportunities for growth as long as he is honest, gentle yet disciplined with himself, and seeks tools to create change.
The hands-on approach allows the leader
to stay in touch with a fast-changing business landscape.
examines the leader
or potential leader in the context of his/her environment,
Many employees may know who the leaders
are, what they look like and even where their offices are.
Presently, at one acquisition community, the leaders
have defined the key areas where leadership and technical expertise must be sustained.
Trimble, who was elected the leader
of that assembly, is a tall, slim man who looks professorial in thick brown glasses and impeccable suits.
Individuals and groups typically take their cues from the leader
In contrast, students in the same sample gave favorable assessments to active management by exception where the leader
pays close attention to mistakes and has an extensive monitoring and control system in place to provide early indications of problems.
After the Persians killed the Greek generals, Xenophon was chosen as one of the leaders
of the heroic retreat from Babylon to the Black Sea, with the Greeks fighting their way through an unknown and hostile land.
who fails to recognize and deal with issues of power sharing, respect, and communication may not understand why the group can't complete tasks when the necessary skills have been previously demonstrated.