practical leadership helping organizations thrive in challenging times
relationship based approach to leadership
leaderships that sets deadlines, defines tasks, and employs firm rules and boundaries
leadership approach relying on honesty and an ethical foundation
leadership approach creating valuable and positive change
leadership method relying on communication, persuasion, and personality
leadership style that adjusts to followers
leadership style defined by approach to emotions, training, and time
leadership focusing on the growth and well-being of the followers
dictatorial leadership that controls policy, procedure, and goals
leadership setting challenging goals with high performance expectations
leadership style that provides pertinent information and invites input from followers
Jobs that have little or no contact with the public are referred to as___________
Workers who can keep track of documents are said to have good ________ skills.
_________ skills are nontechnical, interpersonal skills
Workers with a ____________ attitude are unpleasant, indifferent and rarely smile.
When we act or react the same way often, it becomes a ____________
Being on the job every day and arriving on time is an example of ___________
Listening to constructive criticism from your supervisor is exercising ____________
Communicating your needs to others confidently without animosity is being _____________.
When you perform your tasks without waiting for someone to tell you to get started, you are _________________
When placing a telephone call, always give the person enough time to answer by letting it ring at least _______ times.
Finding out who is calling before you put that person on hold is called _____________
What is the most conventional and widely used filing system?
Assumptions and convictions that a person holds to be true regarding people, concepts, or things.
The sum total of an individual's personality traits and the link between a person's values and her behavior.
The process of reaching logical conclusions, solving problems, analyzing factual information, and taking appropriate actions based on the conclusions.
A style of leadership in which the leader entrusts decision-making to an employee of a group of employees. The leader is still responsible for their decisions.
A style of leadership in which the leader tells the employees what needs to be done and how to perform it without getting their advice or ideas.
The flow of information back to the learner so that actual performance can be compared with planned performance.
A style of leadership in which the leader involves one or more employees in determining what to do and how to do it. The leader maintains final decision making authority.
Those abilities that people develop and use with people, with ideas, and with things, hence, the division of interpersonal, cognitive, and technical skills.
a person who works for another in order to learn a trade
a person's usual or principal work or business, esp. as a means of earning a living; vocation
A written list and description of your education and previous jobs
a person who knows you well and writes a letter containing information about you, usually to a new employer
a move to a better more responsible position at work
William Howard Taft
George W Bush
the central government has all the power
a group of countries/states join together to serve a purpose
power is divided between the cental and regional government
ONE RULER who has umlimite power, citizens have no choice in ruler -no elections are held
small group of people/leaders only answer to each other/no one outside the selected group can be a ruler -no citizen participation
citizens(voters)of the country have the power because they vote for the ruler -citizens can be elected
a country ruled by the people
all people vote on all laws
a democracy where the people vote direcly for the leader
a democracy where the people vote for legislaturs
a government based on religion
form of government that is autocratic;government makes all the decisions;people have no freedom or rights(CUBA)
a country ruled by a king or queen
one ruler has power over all the people
has no government at all
law making body
a member of a community that has political rights and responsibilities
a document setting out the structure and main principles of a government
the ability to get things done
is an opinion to do so
Dancers, usually accompanied by music, tell a story or express a mood through their movements. It is characterized by light, graceful movements and the use of pointe shoes with reinforced toes
Can be another term for folk dance, or sometimes even for ceremonial dance
A ballroom dance in triple time (3/4) performed by a couple, who turn rhythmically round and round as they progress around the dance floor.
A style of dance highly dependent on disco music.One classic dance is the Hustle, as seen in "Saturday Night Fever."
A popular form of social dance that originated in the Caribbean. This dance form is an example of a partnered ballroom dance.
The process of spontaneously creating movement. Development of movement material is facilitated through a variety of creative explorations including body mapping through time, levels, shape and dynamics.
A style of funk dance, which is today also associated with hip hop. The name is based on the concept of freezing from a fast movement and "locking" in a certain position, holding that position for a short while and then continuing in the same speed as before.
A dance style, or a group of dances, originating from Harlem, New York with Afro-American Roots. The feeling of the dance is "swinging", as it developed to the swing style of jazz music from the 1920s to the 1940s or 50s.
The dance-form used in the Indian films. It is a mixture of numerous styles. These styles include belly-dancing, kathak, Indian folk, Western popular and modern jazz.
A smooth, progressive dance characterized by long, continuous flowing movements across the dance floor. It is danced to big band (usually vocal) music. The dance is similar in its look to waltz, although the rhythm is in a 4/4.
A style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet.
A partner dance that originated in the 1880s along the River Plata, the natural border between Argentina and Uruguay, and soon spread to the rest of the world. Early this style was known as tango criollo (Creole tango).
One of the street dance styles that based on the quick muscle contraction techniques to blend into various poses and it’s often integrated with Robot, Waving and Tutting.
The steps and essential style of this type of dancing, originated from dances of Africans brought to the America as slaves. Originally, the term for this style of dance encompassed any dance done to jazz music.
A style of acrobatic dancing originating in the mid-1970s, often performed to rap music usually by teenage males in the streets, and characterized by intricate footwork, pantomime, spinning headstands, tumbling, and elaborate improvised virtuosic movements.
A fast ballroom dance of Latin American origin, similar to the mambo, that follows a rhythmic pattern based upon a quick three-step movement.
A dance performed wearing shoes fitted with metal taps, characterized by rhythmical tapping of the toes and heels.
A sentence that explains the main ideas of an essay
A sentence that tells the main idea of a paragraph
MLA is an abbreviation for 'Modern ________________ Association"
The page that appears at the end of an essay that lists all of the sources used for the in-text citations is called
Conversational style of writing in which the author uses personal pronouns such as "me" or "my"
First paragraph of an informative essay
Last paragraph of an informative essay
_______ Details: Facts, quotations, examples and other information that is used to support a topic sentence
Formal style writing should contain this type of sentence
_________ Citation: A writer gives credit to another source/author within the body of their essay
The purpose of informative writing
When using an in-text citation from another author, list the author's __________ name and the page where you found the fact
Within an in-text citation, if you do not know the author's last name, list the ____________ of the text instead