How I Could Evaluate My Own Experience

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Introduction
The objective of this reflection summary is to expose critically how I could evaluate my own experience in relation to the theories and ideas about Leadership. In other words, how this lecture and insights changed my person notion, as well, how I could amplify my knowledge about this subject. But I assume, that the most important is to demonstrate how the application of Leadership skill in my career in future is relevant.
I have chosen four topics I thought was more relevant to develop my personal reflections connecting with my experience and to why to comprehend these topics will be essential to my development:
- Followership and Psychoanalytic Perspectives
- Charismatic and Transformational Leadership
- Leadership and Gender
- Toxic Leadership and Power
In my opinion, to suit my thought, reflections and to connect the theories with my personal experience, I considered Gender and Leadership as a topic and associated Power with Toxic Leadership, because as per my point of view, analysing the types of leader I have observed during my previous works and life experience, I believe there is an interface between both, where Power is a component, not exclusively, of a Toxic Leadership. Senior executives have the power to create an environment that allows people to grow and give their best—or a toxic workplace where everyone is unhappy. (Vries, Manfred F.R.Kets de, 2014; p.1)
What is Leadership
Summarizing the idea of Leadership that I have researched, in…
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