TITLE

Executive Commentary

AUTHOR(S)
Barkus, Bruce
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Academy of Management Executive;Feb2004, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents a commentary on team-based leadership in the workplace. The author contends that one way to succeed in business is through sharing the responsibilities of leadership. He claims that this allows firms to make more accurate decisions faster. Teams in the workplace are designed to share and communicate expectations, model behaviors, and enable others to act with little supervision. The author believes that in extreme growth situations success is only possible if those who are knowledgeable are given the opportunity to step forward and share the leadership role for their areas of expertise.
ACCESSION #
12690241

 

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