Week 2 Discussion – Traits and behaviors
Traits and Behaviors
According to recent research discussed in Daft (2015, p. 55), different traits and behavioral styles are better suited to different types of leadership roles.
• Identify one or more key traits and behavioral styles needed for one (1) of the following leadership roles: operational, collaborative or advisory.
• Is a leader’s style fixed or can leaders successfully move among these roles? Support your response with an example.
Required Text: Daft, R. L. (2015). The Leadership experience (6th ed.). Mason, OH: SouthWestern. ISBN: 978-1435462854