Leadership and Relationship

Peck, Maureen
August 2006
Journal of Financial Planning;Aug2006, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p8
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the importance of leadership and relationships to organizations and their employees. Jeffrey Pfeffer and Robert I. Sut question whether leaders are in control and whether they should be in control. Power relationships are briefly discussed, and the book "Leadership is an Art," by Max De Pree is recommended. De Pree, former CEO of Herman Miller Inc., outlines a philosophy of leadership which emphasizes diversity, caring, power sharing and enabling co-workers with respect.


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