Date Added: Jan 2010
There has been an understanding of the role that leaders play in organizations that are constantly seeking to improve performance and remain competitive in the marketplace. To limit the scope of the study, nine leadership characteristics were selected for inclusion in the study. Inclusion criteria were twofold. First, the leadership characteristics ought to affect the team members' performance. Second, the leadership characteristics should be reflected in the leadership styles of project managers and the teams' perception of the project managers' leadership styles.