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Leadership Continuum Model    Robert Tannenbaum and Warren H. Schmidt suggested that there are variety of leadership styles moving from a very autocratic style at one end to a very democratic style at the other end. As the spectrum demonstrates, there are a number of alternative ways in which a leader(manager) can relate himself to the group. At the extreme...

Learning and Learning Theories Definitions, Nature, Features, Components, Factors and Theories of Learning     (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-8026286068725220", enable_page_level_ads: true });   In simple words, learning is a change in behavior as a result of experience....

Fayol’s 14 Principles of Management Henry Fayol (1841-1925) was a French mining engineer ;  director of mines who developed   general theory 0 business administration. He was the most influential contributor to modern concept of management. He proposed the five primary functions of management (Planning, Organising, Controlling, Directing, Coordination) and...

  Scientific Management Meaning, Principles, Techniques, Contributions and Criticism Scientific Management Scientific management was propounded by Frederick Winslow Taylor (1856-1915) who is the father, of Scientific Management. Taylor experimented in three companies: Midvale Steel, Simonds Rolling Machine and Bethlehem Steel and on the basis of his observation...

Leadership Styles Leadership is practiced by leadership style. James Stoner defines leadership style as “ Styles are the various patterns of behavior favoured by leaders during the process of directing and influencing workers.” Thus leadership style is a specific way, method or pattern of a leader to lead followers. It represents leader’s philosophy, skills...

MASLOW’S  NEED  HIERARCHY The most widely recognized theory of motivation is the needs hierarchy theory. Abraham Maslow suggested that people have a complex set of exceptionally strong needs, which can be arranged in a hierarchy. These needs are: Physiological needs The  physiological  needs  are  at the bottom  of the hierarchy  and are primary and...