Collaboration: What kind of leader are you?
Collaboration: What kind of leader are you?What kind of leader are you? Would you describe yourself as a task-oriented leader or a relationship-oriented leader? This week, you read about the skills and style approaches to leadership.Consider the skills and styles addressed in this weeks media, Effective Leadership Styles and Find Your Personal Communication Style. Are communication and social interaction skills necessary for every leader? Do particular styles work better in some situations than in others?To prepare for this Collaboration:Review the Required Learning Resources for Week 2 and your Key Concept Exercise from Week 2.Focus on skills and style approaches. Based on this weeks media, Effective Leadership Styles and Find Your Personal Communication Style, consider the differences between the two approaches.To complete this Collaboration:By Day 3 (Saturday)Post your Key Concept Exercise from Week 2 to the Collaboration Forum.Until Day 7 (Wednesday)Post 35 responses to your fellow students in one or more of the following ways:Noting how a colleagues examples demonstrate the contrast between the skills and style approachesDiscussing the ways your experiences are similar or different with regards to the skills or style approaches to leadershipAsking insightful questions about your colleagues interpretation of ideas from the Learning ResourcesExtending the conversation into new but relevant areas regarding the differences between the skills and style approachesEnsure that you spread your Collaboration posts across at least three separate days of each week. This will help maximise the value of your collaboration with colleagues and serve to meet the learning objectives for each activity.To access the Collaboration Forum, click on the Week 2 Collaboration Forum link.Suggested AnswerWeek 3 AssessmentsBy Day 3 (Saturday), submit your Key Concept Exercise to TurnitinBy Day 3 (Saturday), submit your Key Concept Exercise to the Collaboration ForumUntil Day 7 (Wednesday), respond to your colleagues in the Collaboration ForumBy Day 7 (Wednesday), submit your Personal Development Portfolio