PSYC 648 Midterm
PSYC 648 Quiz: Mid Term
Covers the Learn material from Module 1: Week 1 — Module 4: Week 4.
- We saw a very abrupt transition to remote leadership for many organizations due to the COVID pandemic. If you were hired as a consultant to help with this transition, which theory would you apply to best support leaders? Why? Make sure that you cite at least 1 textbook and 1 journal article.
- As you know, theories of leadership each have criticisms – no theory is perfect (yet). Describe the theory that you see as least plausible and explain the challenges for application in today’s organizations. Make sure that you cite at least 1 textbook and 1 journal article.
- Leaders have existed for many years, yet we still see difficulty in defining success and effectiveness. Explain how definitions of success and effectiveness have changed over time. Make sure that you cite at least 1 textbook and 1 journal article.
- If you could create a “supertheory” of leadership to address criticisms and support the changing nature of work, which components of theory would you integrate? In your description, you’ll need to clearly specify the theories used for each component included. Make sure that you cite at least 1 textbook and 1 journal article.