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AbstractOrganizational leadership and the theories behind it have been studied in-depth of many years In this paper I will examine my personal thoughts on leadership I will take a look at some of the historical definitions of leadership that have been passed down over the years and I will define leadership as how I see it Management and leadership will then be addressed and I will look at the similarities and deviances of the two practices What leaders do will be put into a framework using the leadership models of Authentic Leadership Transformational Leadership Servant Leadership and Leaders-Member Exchange In chapter two I will explore leadership theories associated with the Contingency Theory Position Power Task Structure Leader-member Relations Path-Goal Theory and the Situational Approach Theory all examined using a real leadership challenge that I experience in my career Chapter three takes us to looking into the human factor when it comes to leadership by examining leadership assessment tolls that can define who are leaders I will define core values and share my core values Following core values I examine my idea for an ethical and organizational change framework for leaders and a how leaders can use self-assessments to improve that leadership capabilities by using the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator the Dominance Influence Submission Compliance assessment and lastly the Leaders-Member Exchange assessment Leadership in context will be the next chapter and will take a leadership situation dealing with a deployment to Afghanistan and how I handled it as a leader using practices from Senges five disciplines a change process and new beginnings Finally I will provide my final thoughts on leadershipKeywords leadership influence ethics followershipThoughts on LeadershipMany people in history have risen to the leadership challenge It may have come as a rite to assentation or a vote by the people they are to lead The process in which leaders come to power does not have
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