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Leadership styles

Abstract:

Leadership theories such as trait theory, behavioral theory, and contingency theory are well known. Each of these theories, developed at various times during the 20th century, focuses on various styles for leaders. While the Great Man theory believed in leaders being born as leaders, other theories implied that leaders need to focus on styles and skills that will turn them into true leaders.

Key words

leadership styles

Great Man theory

trait theory

behavioral theory

situational theory

female leadership styles

Speaking in S. R. Ranganathan’s style:

image Every leader his or her style.

 Every leader his or her set of ...

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