Saturday, June 21, 2008

Leadership Styles of Project Managers

The leadership styles includes:
  • Directing
    Telling others what to do

  • Facilitating
    Coordinating the input of others

  • Coaching
    Instructing others

  • Supporting
    Providing assistance along the way

  • Autocratic
    Making decisions without input

  • Laissez Faire
    Has a hands-off policy and the team is entirely self-led regarding the decision making process

  • Consultative
    Inviting ideas from others

  • Consensus
    Problem solving in group with decision making based on group agreement


sample said...

I think you have forgot to add MOTIVATION. which is one the best quality's a leader should have.

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Recommended Books on PMP

Suggested Study Materials

  • PMP-Preparation Recommended Books
  • PMP Exam Prep, Fifth Edition: Rita's Course in a Book for Passing the PMP Exam
  • A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, Third Edition (PMBOK Guides)
  • The PMP Exam: How to Pass On Your First Try (Test Prep series)