Question 1;A leader can be a better leader when;Answer;taking full credit for accomplishments.;followers say what they need in chaos to be good followers.;followers fail to acknowledge leader.;followers say what they need in order to be good followers and followers compliment the leader and thank him or her for behavior.;4 points;Question 2;At Lehman Brothers, CEO Richard Fuld refused to admit mistakes as Lehman teetered on the brink of collapse. This example shows that;Answer;courage means accepting responsibility.;leaders initiate change.;CEOs are honest.;leaders make a real difference.;4 points;Question 3;Which of the following leadership mindset emphasizes tight top-down control, employee standardization and specialization, and management by impersonal measurement and analysis?;Answer;Stewardship;Authoritarian management;Servant Leadership;Participative management;4 points;Question 4;A follower can provide strength to the leader;Answer;by being disrespectful.;by contributing to the organization in areas that complement the leader's position.;by trying to outshine the leader.;by submissively following orders.;4 points;Question 5;Which of the following BEST describes courage?;Answer;Courage means conformity.;Courage means settling for what others say.;Courage means placing responsibility on others.;Courage means pushing beyond the comfort zone.;4 points;Question 6;Synergy is the combined action that occurs when people;Answer;renew the physical, mental, spiritual, and social aspects of their lives.;work together to create new alternatives and solutions.;blame others.;focus on preserving and enhancing relationships.;4 points;Question 7;Warren Buffett looks at a company's "intrinsic business value" rather than just at the stock price and is committed to;Answer;living like a king.;avoiding shareholder questions.;firing CEOs who don't produce short-term results.;sound ethics and transparency.;4 points;Question 8;Which followership style do the government appointees often demonstrate due to their own agendas and a short period of time in which to implement them?;Answer;Pragmatic survivor;Conformist;Passive follower;Alienated follower;4 points;Question 9;In the United Kingdom, fund manager Invesco Perpetual took brokers clay pigeon shooting during the time the firms' clients were losing billions. This is an example of;Answer;an environment of trust and integrity.;corporate greed.;servant leadership.;honoring agreements.;4 points;Question 10;A follower can be a resource for the leader by;Answer;informing the leader about their own ideas, beliefs, needs, and constraints.;giving up idealized leader images.;thanking the leader.;building a relationship.;What is courage, and why is whistle blowing an act of courage?;Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as a source material for your response. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced, paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations.;What do followers want from their leaders, and why is it important for a follower to view the leader realistically?;Your response should be at least 200 words in length. You are required to use at least your textbook as a source material for your response. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced, paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations.
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