DELIVERY DUE DATE FOR THIS ORDER IS 15 JUNE 2009 AT 6 PM.

TOPIC : LEADERSHIP :
“There are many ways in which leaders can get followers to trust them”.

Critically Discuss and Critically evaluate this above statement
and Justify your arguments
with theories and examples
From Transformational and Transactional ”Leadership”.

A minimum of 8 academic journal articles need to be cited in order to support your arguments and essay.

This delivery requires to provide a 3,000-word essay on the following statement by integrating the theories, models and concepts that have been discussed in Transformational and Transactional ”Leadership”.

Recommendations need to be provided and the limitations of any recommendations made need to be discussed in Transformational and Transactional ”Leadership”.

A minimum of 8 academic journal articles need to be cited in order to support your arguments and essay.
Only Scholarly Journal Articles are to be and must be cited.
Harvard Style Referencing and citations must be used.
A minimum of 8 academic journal articles need to be cited in order to support your arguments and essay.

Additionally, please refer to the following articles and MUST include these articles listed below in the Harvard referencing and citation and bibliography:

Articles that must be cited and referenced and included are:

1.Bartram, T., & Casimir, G. 2007.
The mediating effects of follower empowerment and trust in the leader on the leadership-performance relationship. Leadership and Organization Development Journal, 28(1): 4-19;

2. Casimir, G., Waldman, D., Bartram, T., & Yang, S. 2006.
Trust and the relationship between leadership and follower performance: Opening the black box in Australia and China. Journal of Leadership and Organizational Studies, 12(3): 72-88.

3. Butler, J. K., Jr.. 1991.
Toward Understanding and Measuring Conditions of Trust: Evolution of a Conditions of Trust Inventory. Journal of Management, 17(3), 643-663.

4. McAllister, D. J. (1995)
Affect and Cognition-Based Trust as Foundations for Interpersonal Cooperation in Organizations, Academy of Management Journal, 38, 24-59
A minimum of 8 academic journal articles need to be cited in order to support your arguments and essay.

Very Important Notes to follow:

Please remember to include transactional and transformational leadership.
Please include how leaders can build trust by creating an organisational culture (that is open, does not punish people for making mistakes, and is free of political behaviour (i.e., no favourites and also organisational justice).
Mention that Leaders can build trust by giving people the freedom to make decisions (mention empowerment).
Mention how the way in which leaders design jobs can influence trust in the leader.
Mention how leaders with emotional intelligence (e.g., empathy) can build trust as this shows the leader cares about how followers feel.
Mention affective and cognitive bases of trust (McAllister, D. J. (1995) Affect and Cognition-Based Trust as Foundations for Interpersonal Cooperation in Organizations, Academy of Management Journal, 38, 24-59).
Mention that leaders can build trust by trusting followers. We tend to trust those who trust us.
A minimum of 8 academic journal articles need to be cited in order to support your arguments and essay.

Please refer to these criteria LISTED BELOW before starting the essay:

Weighting
Criteria and Emphasis
Introduction
Brief summary of background, key issues identified, overview provided.
10
Argumentation
Comprehensive coverage and critical analysis of issues.
15
Arguments linked correctly to relevant theories. 15
Appropriate literature used to support ideas. 10
Appropriate examples provided. 10
Conclusion
Comprehensive summary of key issues.
10
Thorough discussion of implications and limitations of recommendations. 10
Originality of Ideas
Novel insights on relationships between key issues.
5
Novel examples/literature used to support arguments. 5
Logical Flow of Ideas Arguments/issues well structured and well ordered.
5
Referencing
Broad range of appropriate academic articles cited, accurate formatting, and complete list.
2.5
Writing
Direct style, accurate grammar and spelling.
2.5
A minimum of 8 academic journal articles need to be cited in order to support your arguments and essay.

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