Assignment 3: Neo-Classical Leader Paper

Assignment 3: Neo-Classical Leader Paper. Write a 600-word response (APA 6, double-spaced) summarizing what you have learned from ONE of the identified leaders about their leadership and why these points are important to you personally. Use any one of the following neoclassical leaders: ( You will pick only one leader and research him more than the notes I am providing to you. )*

Assignment 3: Neo-Classical Leader Paper

Williams Deming,*

Peter Drucker,*

Abraham Maslow.

Topics to cover in your paper:

•Worldview: Introduce the thinker and give a background of who they were, how they were educated, where they grew up, etc to provide perspective on their worldview.

•Theories:Explain their main intellectual discoveries, theories, ideas, etc

•Differences from Scientific Management: How were their ideas different from classical perspectives such as Taylor’s scientific management (Please reference Taylor in this response)

•Support for Scientific Management:How could their theories work in conjunction with scientific management principles (How do their theories and scientific management work together to create a better product)

•Life Example:How have you seen these theories used in life, give one example from your life that demonstrates a leadership principle from your chosen neo-classical leader

•Future Use:How might you implement these ideas in your future educational experiences at TWU? How might they be used if you were working in your dream career?

Important Note:Please cite your references if you are using quotes (remember that I want to see your understanding of the quote, not just the quote – use quotes minimally).  Suggestion:  one quotation (citation) per page. Spelling and grammar are part of your grade, as is proper APA usage and referencing.