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date: 01 July 2022

transformational leadership 

Source:
A Dictionary of Organizational Behaviour
Author(s):

Emma Jeanes

A style of leadership that focuses on its followers and seeks to energize them through an inspiring vision. It is a style that requires the leader to have the right characteristics to be effective. Transformational leaders use their vision to guide behaviour but are also interested in their followers and in turn are generally admired and trusted by their followers. There are different models of transformational leadership, but typically they refer to qualities such as powers of persuasion, emphasizing the development of followers, engaging followers in decision-making, and creating a climate of positive shared values. They rely upon ... ...

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