Fight Club Leadership Style

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Leadership styles
Both leadership styles – transactional and transformational – are used in the movie from time to time. As stated in definition of these two, they both are useful and necessary to manage a successfully organization at every level. While transactional leaders build stability and strong culture, transformational leaders strive for further development and with more long-term strategic approach
Transformational leadership
Tyler Durden’s leadership style is visually transformational. He goes beyond managing day-to-day operations and crafts strategies for taking Fight Club team to the next level of performance and success. Durden’s leadership focuses on team-building, motivation and collaboration with employees at different levels,
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The term "transactional" refers to the fact that this type of leader essentially motivates subordinates by exchanging rewards for performance. A transactional leader generally does not look ahead in strategically guiding an organization to a position of market leadership; instead, these managers are solely concerned with making sure everything flows smoothly today.

As stated above both leadership styles are needed for guiding an organization to success, and it was thanks to that approach that Fight Club was such a successful organization. Transactional leaders provide distinct advantages through their abilities to address small operational details quickly. Transactional leaders handle all the details that come together to build a strong reputation in the marketplace, while keeping employees productive on the front
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Durden’s bravery is best exhibited in a scene where he is brutally beaten. He does not try to defend himself for a single time from an attack which will surely humiliate him. It could be argued that the display of his courage and strength through non-violence invites references to Gandhi and the awe of his spectators. We can also see here his other side – of how he is capable of acting in both violent and non-violent ways to accomplish his goals. He has no fears in life and could go for everything to reach his goals. Unsurprisingly, people are inspired to follow him and believe he will lead them to a better
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