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					Management Styles
  Pages 107 – 112
         Brainstorm
 Withthe person next to you,
 brainstorm all the words you
 associate with management and
 managers.
 Usemanagers you know as
 inspiration for your brainstorm.
   Management style is the manner and
    approach of providing direction,
    implementing plans and motivating
    people.

   Most leaders use a range of styles
    based on the organisations structure,
    the situation that needs to be
    managed, their own personality and
    the characteristics of their
    subordinates.

   There are five distinct management
    styles.
Management Style Continuum




  Task-
                  Employee-
Orientated
                  Orientated
Autocratic / Authoritarian
   Boss centred
   Managers make the majority of
    decisions
   Little trust in employees
   Strict top     down chain of command
            Persuasive
 Very  similar to the autocratic
    management style (follows the
    same principles)
    Managers endeavour to persuade
    employees the decisions they have
    made are right
        Consultative
 Managers   consult employees
 Management    makes all final
 decisions
 Understands  the importance of
 positive relationships with
 employees
           Participative
 Employees   are a part of decision-
 making
 Involves   a team work approach
 Suitedto a flat management
 structure
       Laissez-Faire
 Managers   take a step back
 Employees  are given control for
 setting direction, tasks and
 decision-making.
                 Activity One
 List the words written in your
brainstorms under the appropriate
management style.
Note: Some words will fit under
more than one style.
Autocratic   Persuasive   Consultative   Participative   Laissez-Faire
Worksheet
  Teacher Assessment
       3 of your teachers
 Identify
 management styles.
 Examine why the teachers use
 these management styles and
 the effectiveness of the styles.
              YouTube
 Watch   the following YouTube
 clip.
 Providingreasons, identify the
 two management styles used in
 the clip.

				
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