Situational Approach

ind a profile of an unconventional leader (not President Obama, Oprah Winfrey or Bill Gates) from a magazine, newspaper, or online source and write a one to two page paper answering the following questions: How did he or she become a leader? Which of the approaches students have studied so far (traits, skills, styles, situational) best explains this leader’s influence? Did the student gain any new insights into leadership? Is there a take-away lesson for the class?