Wk 3, iop 470: power, decision-making, and leadership paper

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Need APA format, identify introduction, sub-sections titles, conclusion, add page # to in-text citations for textbook, and additional 2 reference minimum (that is in addition to the textbook that must be cited and referenced)

Use the information in the assigned chapters (7 & 8) of the textbook to address the issues of power, decision making, and leadership in groups.

Remember to add page # to in-text citations

Write a 750- to 1,050-word paper addressing the following:

  • Identify the six types of power and the 11 types of influence tactics discussed in Ch. 7 of the text. Compare how the different types of power and influence can shape the attitudes and behaviors of group members.
  • Discuss the seven decision schemes in Ch. 8, and explain when each scheme is the best one to use for group consensus.
  • Describe the following models of leadership approaches, and identify the strengths and weaknesses of each approach.
  • Personality characteristic and traits
  • Interactionist approaches
  • Conclude the paper by evaluating how power and influence, decision schemes, and leadership approaches interact to advance differing organizational goals.