Role Of Leader, Leadership Type, Team Building And Importance Of Trust And Communication

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This report first describes the background of Anna Wintour, who is an editor-in-chief of Vogue, leading Vogue to be a successful magazine in the fashion industry. Hence, examine the development of leadership is essential. Communication can be seen as a bridge between leaders and followers while trust is the medium to let people have cooperation. Hence, this paper focus on analyzes the role of leader, leadership type, team building and the importance of trust and communication in the business.

Anna Wintour, she works in the American Vogue in New York as the editor-in-chief since 1988. After that, Wintour becomes a significant figure in the fashion industry, greatly complimented for her distinctive vision for
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However, the success of Vogue magazine is not just built by herself but together with the member of the team in the company. Hence, it is obvious to see the importance of leadership style and people management in the workplace.

Quoting to Anna Wintour: “I’m very good at delegating. People work much better when they have a real sense of responsibility. But at the same time, I don’t like surprises” (p.114 Teen Vogue, 2014).

The role of leadership has been considered as an important part of people management which can inspire and lead people with the right direction to achieve their best performance in team (Day & Lord, 1988). Many organizations through delegating employees to working as a team to complete task-oriented work that can enhance employees’ capacities and morale. Drucker (1988) also indicated that team building has become a fundamental part of the business nowadays. Working as a team can integrate different opinions, skills, and information to effectively complete the task, and enhance organization’s power of creativity and competitiveness (Beer, Eisenstat & Spector, 1990). Hence, integrating the relationship between a good leadership and creative team building is important. The aim of this paper will first introduce the background about Anna Wintour, the focus on explaining the
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