A leader must understand how leadership theories can be used to influence and reward individuals and teams, and develop interpersonal skills that build trust.
In your paper, address the following:
In this unit’s studies, you were directed to select and research three leadership theories. If you have not already done so, return to the Independent Research section of this unit’s studies and complete the research. Summarize the three leadership theories that you have selected. For each of the three theories, identify the theorists, provide a context, and provide an overall synopsis.
Answer the following questions for each theory:
- How can a leader use the theory to influence and reward individuals and teams? Provide examples of how a leader might use the theory as a strategy for leading in a work environment or in a community.
- How can a leader use the theory to develop interpersonal skills for building trust? Provide examples of how a leader might use the theory as a strategy for leading in a work environment or in a community.
Complete and submit your assignment as an attachment. You are also required to submit your assignment to SafeAssign (Unit 2 Leadership Theories).
Your paper should be 3â€“4 pages in length and include a minimum of two sources other than your textbook.
Format your paper according to current APA style and formatting guidelines.
Example assignment: You may use the assignment example, linked in the Resources, to give you an idea of what a Proficient or higher rating on the scoring guide would look like.
- Great Man Theory.
- Trait Theory.
- Role Theory.