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Jaques and Clement on Leadership and Subordinate Behaviours

E. Forrest Christian Managing, Theory Leave a Comment

In their book, Executive Leadership, Elliott Jaques and Stephen Clement make the point that almost any personality type can be an effective manager — role that contains leadership. (They go to lengths to make it clear that leadership does not exist outside of a particular role performance.) These personality quirks are irrelevant until they become disruptive to the organization or …