A Weekly Paper 3 : Leadership Behavior

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Weekly Paper 3 : Leadership behavior skills II : Viren Kheni

Leadership behavior coin has two sides: Transactional and Transformational. We have already seen one side of the leadership behavior. In this paper we are going to discuss in detail about transactional leadership behavior. We will discuss about its each components and relation between transactional and transformational leadership behavior. We will also have a look on source of power, empowering behavior and empowerment and some issues with measuring leaders behavior along with that we have seen some visionary CEOs of the multinational companies and their mentality, their thinking process and their visions and how did they achieve it!
Transformational Leadership Behavior:
Leadership experts and presidential biographer James Macgregor Burns initially introduced the concept of transformational leadership. According to burns, transformational leadership can be seen when leaders and followers make each other to advance to a higher level of moral and motivation. Through the strength of their vision and personality, transformational leaders are able to inspire followers to change expectations, perceptions, and motivations to work towards common goals.
Transformational leadership is defined as a leadership approach that causes change in individuals and social systems. In its ideal form, it creates valuable and positive change in the followers with the end goal of developing followers into leaders. Enacted in its authentic…
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