Discuss about the Handbook Of Leadership And Management Development.
Leadership is the key aspect of managing the workplace and it is the main factor that incorporated better strategies in business to make it sustainable. The work process is simple and organized and they have the concept of showing their nature when an organization needs them. The opportunity brings in by a leader is always helpful for the organization and that directed a better outcome in leadership. The term of leadership is almost evangelical in manner. The development has made in a spiritual manner rather than professional development as followers born in this stage. That will be the place where more effective nature and the business development trends are evolved in case of effective level of business. The inspired approach and extension of terms are the key issue that leaders implement in an organization (Jones et al. 2012). There are the different situations where an effective business practice has been used and leaders have to promote their level of thinking according to the matter. It is the most important aspect that enhancing the business opportunities in right way.
The scope of this reflective essay is to deliver the better leadership approach and evaluate the leadership quality in me. The paper also explores my weaknesses and suggests the possible recommendations for the leadership aspects. The confidences I get from those aspects are also relevant and signify my identification and characteristics.
Leadership process and appropriate theory
In case of change high performance in the organization, leadership roles are quite effective and significant for the development of the organization. As the managing issues are different in some cases the transformation in business and better strategies are implemented in that case (Bolden 2016). The process signifies the orientation in business and makes more opportunities for business. There are five essential steps in leadership and all these steps are evolving the business opportunities as well.
- The leadership commitment is the key approach that provides high performance in business. That mentioned the commitment and engagement of employees with the operational process. The traditional business development process and organization high performance is the key order that enhances the business opportunities and trust over the organization.
- Assessment in the business organization is another key aspect of leadership. The process of creating something new and innovating introduction of the management is the key aspect of business and that is the reason leaders' are important for the organization (Gooden 2012). Current status of the organization and present core business positions is the key aspect that senses the direction and explores the problems happened due to the nature of the business.
- The vision of the leader is very important to change the business environment. In that case, refocusing of strategies and best fit situation for the market is the key perspective in business. The leader needs to understand the need or demand for the business in the current business environment. The leader needs to clarify the mission and motive o their organizational goal and develop their employees to do the operation process in the correct manner. Future forecast needs to be addressed by the leader for the better development process (Williams 2017). Create a long-term focus and sustainable business operation it will be effective to have some change after a certain period of time so that maintaining with the need to the customer will sustain in that case.
- The business performance is evaluated by the change in promoting manner. In that case, short-term, long-term, risk-situation, crisis-management all these aspects are being introduced and effective recommended solutions are also given (Smith et al. 2012). The performance will be measured by the integrated performance management and how the company evolves their position and nature in this globalised changing business environment.
In this leadership approach, Gibbs' reflective model is important to under the leadership aspect and stages to evaluate the posting of the organization and deliver their bets to control the whole process of an organization (Husebø, O'Regan and Nestel 2015). All the aspects are related to leadership aspects, decision making, analyzing and finding the situation, and to make some concern strategies to be implemented in the organization for the better changes and interventions. There are six stages in this cycle like Description, Feeling, Evaluation, Analysis, Conclusion and Action Plan. The process is the self-explanation model and that justified the description of what I have faced in such situations (Westcott 2014). Then I have to express my feeling due to the situation and that will analyze the description of the process. An initial evaluation is the key factor of management and for that reason; good and bad outcomes are evolved through the situation.
The portion of critical analysis makes more sense and state the aspect of experience that evolves by the personal understating. The portion of the conclusion is the summation of the reflective genre of business and in some more cases the learning experience or the approach of the model is effective enough to gain some learning experience from the past and influences the nature of the business for the development of my personal reflection (Antonakis and House 2013). The model is aiming to determine the challenges that I have faced. My assumptions are the important aspects of this matter. The process of self-promotion is the key perspective of business and in that case, different and new ideas are the key aspect of the business. Leaders need to think some critical innovative process that delivers more understanding and business opportunities for the company and get a competitive advantage for the company. Another aim of the model is also promoting the business and access the self-improvement through the process of identifying own strength and weakness (Cobb-Clark and Schurer 2012). These strengths and weaknesses are evaluating my understanding and precede my mind that what to do in this situation and what will be the consequences of this. The feeling, experience and concise outcomes are the key concepts of that and it evaluates my understanding as well as an approach to this work culture and nature.
In case of leadership process, I have faced a challenge on behavioral aspect, where my friends have a certain attitude problem and I have mitigated the undesired situation by the use of path-goal theory. The theory is implemented on the behavioral attitude and development to mitigate any hazardous activities. In between employees' communication and behavioral aspect, this model is impressive enough to persist on that occasion (Mingaine 2013). Through the activation of theory, most of the path adjoining processes are open. The obstacles that come on that situation are also in the framework of a task or their intermediate actions are classified in that section. In former design system, the culture of the workgroup is important and that signifies the people involved with the work. I have utilized the theory in this situation and bring back the focus for the motivational aspect.
Psychometric test and findings
Big Five psychometric test has done in this paper and the situation evaluates my leadership aspect possibilities. There are five distinct aspects of Openness, Conscientiousness, Extraversion, Agreeableness, and Neuroticism. The major aspect of all these aspects is identified my opportunities to become a leader in future. In case of openness section, the attitude of the leader is creative, intellectual and adventurous. In that section have got 85% and that determines my creativity and level of intellectual aspect in a broader way (Truity.com 2018). I always wanted to be a creative and leader and desired for such innovations which will change the organizations future. In case of art and culture, the position is strong and effective, it signifies the traditional mindset is not persisted on me; rather my creative mind will help different organization aspects for and develop the entire scenario.
In case of Conscientiousness, aspects of self-discipline, goal persuasion and long-term achievement will be there for the sustainable business condition. Al leader needs to address all these aspects also to get a possible foundation in future. I have scored 69% on that and it signified a moderate range in case of conscientiousness. The possible changes in business and future outcome from that is the reflective aspect and I know team building and the self-discipline ability to manage the situation (Truity.com 2018). I can set long-term goals for the organization and make the procedure for successful implementation.
Another aspect is Extraversion, the inclination of a personal activity to get indulged in stimulating from the outside world. This is the procedure where external factors like admiration, power, status, and excitement, romance all these things are creating an external stimulation that diverted the mind of employees. In that case, the introvert characteristic is the best way to control the situation (Bolman and Deal 2017). The social reworks are the concern matter of that. I have got 46% over that and it signifies moderate activism of this extraversion process. I may be diverted by these processes but will definitely get back on track when the organization needs my service (Truity.com 2018). The mid-range of score influences better admiration and recognition of other influences but at the productive case for business development, I will be headed towards the introvert characteristic.
Agreeableness is the next aspect of the character and it signifies a great deal of empathy and caring manner. Taking care of employees and understanding their situations are the key aspect of organizational culture and in this aspect, this process has been highlighted (Truity.com 2018). In that case, I have scored 54% and that signifies my nature towards employees and it showcases I am quite neutral in that case to balance and my attitude and caring nature on employees.
In case of the last section Neuroticism, negative emotions, fear, sadness, guilt, shame all these aspects are important in that case to manage the situation. In some cases, leaders may understand his fault and take the apology from the employee in verbal or written form. The aspect signifies the guts the leaders have to confront the situation (Truity.com 2018). I have scored 37.5% and that is the reason it seems lows and I do not have such experiences of situation handling and attachments with an employee.
I have found that in the sector of communication at the initial time and getting the gel in a quick time is the key concern of my personality. These can be considered as my drawbacks also and in case of employee engagement process; this can be reflected in the barriers. I also need to improve my emotional aspects and need to know the use of the negative emotional attachment. In such cases, I need to handle the situation with more care and understand the situation on behalf of employees. This is the major changes that I need to put to be a good leader to get respect from my employees. The developments areas are quite concise and all these factors have an importance to become a leader.
The factors of communication are the main concern and I need to learn the cross-cultural communication and interpersonal communication for that. I have to take the course for that and need to improve my communication quality. Employees are expecting some support from the leader and the aspect will involve in the effective involvement of employees with the organization. In case improve my emotional attachment, I will attend some short-term mediation course to improve my patience and provide me with the improved mental stability that delivers some good opportunity to engage more employees with the organization. In case of the better communication process, most of the employees are coming from different belongings so communicate with them in a decent form and respect their culture and mentality is the concern approach that I need to implement in me so that I will become a good leader.
Therefore, it can be concluded that effectiveness of personality test enhances my leadership aspect and evaluate m position and also identify the possible recommended options for me to develop my position in the organization. Big five personality test has been done here to evaluate the weaknesses also suggests possible recommendations to improve my leadership position.
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