Choose one of the questions below and provide a well-thought-out response. The response should be 200-300 words in length, reflect knowledge and comprehension of the subject, and include specific reference (with proper APA citation) to the assigned reading. Open the discussion and select Create Thread to post your response to one (1) of the questions in the list.
- Compare and contrast your present leadership style with your “ideal model” and perceptions of the “ought to” of leadership.
- To what degree are leadership principles, models, and strategies universal—that is, independent of the leader?
- Respond to the claim that “to have any chance of leading effectively, you need to be working in a context that is in line with your values and character” (Patching, 129).
- Working with Patching’s detailed development of Warriors, Sages, Guardians, and Adventurers, does his assessment of primary drivers versus hand brakes and secondary drivers versus foot brakes align with your personal leadership profile?