Discussion # 1: "The Meaning of Leadership" Please respond to the following:
From the e-Activity, analyze what has changed over the past several decades and what has stayed the same in leadership within organizations. Argue a position as to whether or not the meaning of leadership has changed significantly.
One aspect that has not change significantly in leadership within organizations is their ability to work hard and their commitment to the success of their organizations. On the other hand, plenty of changes have risen due to changes in technology, the growing number of networks between organizations and the extension to other countries. Globalization has been a rapidly element that ...view middle of the document...
Stephenson, C. (July/August, 2012). How leadership has changed. Retrieved from http://iveybusinessjournal.com/departments/from-the-dean/how-leadership-has-changed
Schermerhorn, Jr., J. R., Osborn, R. N., Uhl-Bien , M., & Hunt, J. G. (2012). Organizational behavior . (12 ed.). Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
(Schermerhorn, Jr., Osborn, Uhl-Bien & Hunt, 2012)
From the e-Activity, examine the contingency thinking approach and determine whether it is necessary to the study of successful leadership. Support your reasoning.
Discussion # 2: "Things Don’t Always Go as Planned" Please respond to the following:
From the vignette, “The Tonight Show: Things Don’t Always Go as Planned”, examine the different mishaps and mistakes that were made on the show. Propose three ways that these mishaps could have been avoided.
Consider a time where you have acted as a leader in the past and had to mitigate an issue. Examine how you resolved the issue. If the issue was not resolved, examine the steps you took to address the issue and determine a new approach that may have helped you to resolve the issue.
I believe that any important decision must be carefully plan to avoid mistakes that will have high costs involve. The succession plan needed more time to be organized. The executives making the decisions should it rely on surveys to evaluate the ratings for both Leno and Conan. The main mistake I find based on the information provided is the breach of...