Path-Goal Style

Write a three to four page paper (not including the title and reference pages) about a contemporary leadership situation that is familiar to you. You may use the same situation from the week two assignment. Your paper needs to: •Define path-goal leadership. •Identify the path-goal leadership style used in this situation; provide the tasks, and the subordinates’ characteristics. •Support your position with specific examples. •Explain whether the action taken was appropriate and effective. •Discuss if the path-goal leadership approach would be useful in understanding the leadership applied to the situation.

In addition to the requirements above, your paper: •Must be double-spaced and 12 point font •Must be formatted according to APA style •Must include an introductory paragraph with a thesis statement •Must conclude with a restatement of the thesis and a conclusion paragraph •Must reference at least two scholarly resources •Must include a reference page written in APA format