Leadership

1. leaders power to provide pay raises and promotions is a. reward b. c. legitimate d. referent reward 2. you really enjoy working for your boss and look up to him or her as a role model – you are more than willing to work hard for the organization because Read more…

afa2000 2016

12.5 million Approximately how many slaves were estimated to be transported from Africa via the Middle Passage to the New World? sugar, cotton, coffee Which crops were not indigenous to the New World? slaves being used to carry the cargo of merchants along trade routes and rivers What are the Read more…

SS Chapter 15

Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia, Kentucky, Missouri Border states that stayed in the Union More experienced military officers, fighting on its own land Southern Advantages More factories, more farmland, more railroad tracks, larger population Northern Advantages slave states that didn’t secede border states not favoring either side neutral a type of Read more…

Chapter 11 Leadership

Researchers at the Ohio State University identified two major behaviors called a. commitment and consideration. b. commitment and initiation. c. consideration and initiating structure. d. initiating structure and commitment. e. consideration and concern for people. c. consideration and initiating structure. Candice uses praise, letters of support, and pats on the Read more…

Leadership Chapter 5

The “coaching” style of leadership in the situational leadership model II is described as high on directing and high on supporting behaviors The general point of Fiedler’s contingency theory of leadership is that the best style of leadership is determined by the situation in which a leader works. In the Read more…

HRM Ch. 12

1) Leadership is best defined as ________. A) the ability to merely project one’s abilities in the lack of actual accomplishments B) the ability to reduce the dependence of team members on each other C) the ability to induce the team members to focus on individual goals rather than collective Read more…

CHAP 6 REVIEW: CONGRESS

Bicameral legislature A legislature composed of two separate chambers (the Senate and the House of Representatives) (Pg. 143) Congressional district A geographic region (either a state itself or a region located entirely within one state) whose residents select one member to represent it in the House of Representatives (Pg. 145) Read more…

Management #3 Exam

The approach to leadership that suggests that effective leadership behavior depends on the situation at hand is the ______ approach. contingency Leadership is the ability to ______ employees to pursue organizational goals. influence In Fiedler’s contingency leadership model, the amount of influence a leader has in his or her immediate Read more…

Chapter 5

a. Contingency 1. When asked about leadership effectiveness, an executive said in part, “The length of the leash varies with different people. . . .” The executive’s comments support the ____ perspective on leadership. a. Contingency b. Relationship-oriented c. Task-oriented d. Universal theory b. make their behavior contingent upon situational Read more…

ILO World History:Segment 1 2015

What was the trade route of the slaves from Africa? Most ended up in the American colonies. How did the Columbian Exchange affect the future economic model of the Americas? The re-introduction of the horse Renaissance painters were influenced by a shading technique known as chiaroscuro, first introduced by which Read more…

ISDS 3115_test one (from test)

T/f Some of the operations-related activities of Hard Rock Café include designing meals and analyzing them for ingredient cost and labor requirements. True (Global company profile, easy) t/f The production process at Hard Rock Café is limited to meal preparation and serving customers. False (Global company profile, easy) t/f All Read more…

Management ch 14

A strategy for staying ahead in the workplace of tomorrow is to focus on developing very specialized skills. false Leadership is the ability to require employees to pursue organizational goals. false According to Kotter, leadership is about coping with change. true Leadership functions include planning, budgeting, organizing, and staffing. false Read more…

MAN 3025 Exam 4 (Ch 14)

Which of the following is NOT advice from career coach Richard Knowdell for staying ahead in the workplace of tomorrow? A. Develop new and diverse capacities B. Anticipate, adapt to and embrace change C. Focus on workplace learning rather than the classroom D. When considering a job or industry, don’t Read more…

Bolman and Deal Four Frames Model

Structural frame origin sociology & management science Structural frame metaphor for organizations factory or machine Structural frame central concepts goals, specialized roles and formal relationships. Responsibilities, rules, polices, and procedures, structure fit organizations and environment and technology Structural frame image of leadership social architecture Structural frame issues problem arises when Read more…

Sidney bell leadership study guide

JFK jfk mahatma Gandhi Mahatmas Gandhi was the primary leader of India’s independence movement and also the architect of a form of civil disobedience that would influence the world . lebron james LeBron Raymone James is an American professional basketball player currently playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Read more…

Remember the Titans

discrimination people get treated differently because of the color of their skin or other differences Coach Boone African American coach who replaced the white coach on the Titans Coach Yoast assistant coach who has to choose between the hall of fame and doing what is right Remember The Titans story Read more…

Leadership

Why study leadership drawing on empirical evidence? Evidence Based Mgmt: Decision making in organization based on the best empirical evidence available (Reduction of bad decisions and poor mgmt skills) EBM Process CYCLE: 1. Collect evidence: Scientific studiy 2. Aggregate evidence: Meta-analysis 3. Make evidence applicable: KL into Behavior 4. Demonstrate Read more…