TITLE

Avoiding the Power Trip

AUTHOR(S)
Hughes, Danita Johnson
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Cleaner;Dec2010, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes principles needed to avoid misuse of power as a leader. To gain and maintain power, a leader must have character and the ability to manage demands with integrity, honesty and selflessness, courage, commitment, and cautious attentiveness. Also discussed are the different types of leadership power, including persuasive power or the ability to connect with others' emotions, erudite power, which is gained through extensive knowledge of a subject area of expertise, and positional power which refers to authority.
ACCESSION #
57670450

 

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