Exploration by examining the theories of relational leadership.

Exploration by examining the theories of relational leadership.


Exploration by examining the theories of relational leadership. How do these theories relate to your understanding of your own leadership style and philosophy? For example, what did you learn that might change how you lead others in your organization and other contexts? How do the readings influence your thoughts about the function of leadership within an organization?

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Leadership theories relate to my understanding of my leadership style and philosophy in various ways, especially learning how to lead others in the organization and other situations. Firstly, leadership conduct of leaders is critical to ensuring that people are directed towards a shared goal and vision.


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