TITLE

Leadership Agility

AUTHOR(S)
Joiner, Bill; Josephs, Stephen
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Jun2007, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the five stages of leadership agility. It explains that leadership agility is the ability to take wise and effective action amid complex conditions. The stages in the mastery of leadership agility are expert, achiever, catalyst, co-creator and synergist. Experts have a tactical problem-solving orientation while achievers are strategic thinkers who are focused on motivation. The article also offers the three practices to become a more agile leader.
ACCESSION #
25441759

 

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