Oligarchical Leadership Styles

Leadership Styles
Knowledge Center

 
Leadership Styles > Forum

New Topic


Dr Robin C Hesler
What kind of leadership is in effect in a oligarchy? (Ed: Oligarchy (from Greek ὀλιγαρχία, oligarkhía) is a form of power structure in which power effectively rests with a small number of people. These people could be distinguished by royalty, wealth, family ties, corporate, or military control). (...) Read more? Sign up for free

  Shireen Kaur
United Arab Emirates
 

Leadership in Oligarchy

I would think it doesn't matter that it is an oligarchy. What is important is what such small group of people would do with that power. Will they use it democratically, in a threatening way or in any other way...
I don't think it's much different from most organizations these days. Most of the power and authority always sits with a small group of people (Editor: indeed, see Core Group Theory). How this group engages with the larger organization or indeed in some cases an entire nation is what really defines an organization's / country's leadership philosophy.
That's my two bits on that! Regards.

 

More on Leadership Styles
Summary
Forum
General Allenby (Field Marshal Viscount Allenby)
Reverse Determination of Leadership Style
How to Assess Your Own Leadership Style?
Dominant Leadership Styles
More Leadership Styles?
Leadership Skills Development
Oligarchical Leadership Styles
Current Leadership Styles
Pitfalls and Drawbacks of Authentic Leadership
The Diplomatic Leadership Approach
Leadership by Setting an Example
People Ignore Inefficient & Ineffective Leaders
It is a Nightmare to Coach Leaders
Leadership by Using Individual Psychology to Develop a Strong Team
Resonating Leadership Character and Persona
Effective Leadership: Switching Between Dominance and Prestige
Leading in and Towards More Ethnic Diverse Schools
Mostly Used Leadership Style in Developed Countries
🔥What is the Preferred Leadership Style in Various Countries?
Leadership Styles and Manager / Employee Relationships
Best Practices
Authentic Leadership
Shaw about Situational Leaders
Leadership and Humilty
Leadership Style: born or made
Use Non Crisis mode to Retain Dignity
Utilising and Altering / Varying Leadership Styles
Adapt the Suitable Leadership Style
The Best Leadership Style
Process - Based Leadership Vs. Situational Leadership
Why is Commanding Leadership Style Still Abundant?
Leadership Styles and Motivation
Leadership and change
Leadership Styles are Labels
Creating Resonance versus Buy-in?
Situational Leadership is Tough
Situational Leadership Styles
Bad Leadership in Organizations
Employee discipline?
3 Kinds of Leaders: Builders, Maintainers and Destroyers
Democratic Leadership
Goleman's Use of the Word 'he'
Special Interest Group

Are you interested in Leadership Styles? Sign up for free

Notify your students

Copy this into your study materials:

and add a hyperlink to:

Link to this discussion

Copy this HTML code to your web site:


Leadership Styles
Knowledge Center

 


About 12manage | Advertising | Link to us / Cite us | Privacy | Suggestions | Terms of Service
© 2021 12manage - The Executive Fast Track. V15.7 - Last updated: 26-1-2021. All names ™ of their owners.