The Importance Of Exemplary Leaders

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Fully explain how the authors suggest exemplary leaders should take "risks". Use your own words, be thorough, provide references when needed while providing personal examples that further illustrate your knowledge on this topic.

"Nothing new and nothing great is achieved by doing things the way you 've always done them" (Kouzes, 2012). Exemplary leaders should take risks by promoting their vision and reinventing their vision if it is not adequate. Get the team involved in giving suggestions to make the organization a better place to work and possibly create more revenue. An exemplary leader should create partnerships with the community and create some kind of award system to get more people motivated to help and work with the organization.
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More often than not, they see change as starting small, using pilot projects, and gaining momentum" (Kouzes, 2012). Exemplary leaders experiment to find new ways to make improvements or experiment to find the best way to accomplish a job. Taking one job at a time and accomplishing the small steps for easy victories. Experiments that do not succeed are a learning opportunity for an exemplary leader to grow and experiment some more until there is a great accomplishment. “Searched for Opportunities” and “Experimented and Taken Risks”—two behaviors of exemplary leaders" (Treasa Goode, …show more content…
I have been in the family business since I was born. First being a follower of my parents and my parents being the exemplary leaders. Then being a team player of our organization as a family and now I am the leader of my own family. We are a family of nine, seven kids. My husband and I both work full time and we have to be very efficient. I use the experience of what I went through as a child as examples for my children today. As a leader I would go above and beyond in any task trying to complete my projects as efficient as possible for my family. We always experiment and make improvements. Small victories are seen every day, such as winning a disagreement with one of our teenagers, seeing our kids be loving and caring with each other or just seeing our kids follow as we lead as parents. As a parent I am an exemplary leader.

Fully explain management/leadership techniques the authors suggest to use in order to appeal to the common ideals of others ' that we wish to enlist for help. Use your own words, be thorough, provide references when needed while providing personal examples that further illustrate

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