How Leaders Lead In Each Stage Of Group Development

Date Added: Jan 2010
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As leaders guide their groups through various stages of development, they need to understand the most effective style for each stage and match that style to the stage. In stage one of group development, members need leaders who are clear about goals and deliverables and who assign roles and responsibilities to each person in the group. Leaders are more directive than participative, and decision making is controlled by the leader.