John Wooden's Situational Leadership Model

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“It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts” ~ John Wooden. Considered to be one of the greatest coaches of all time, guiding the UCLA men’s basketball team to 10 NCAA national championships in a 12-year period, including a record seven in a row; Wooden and others have attributed his success, in large part, to his abilities as a leader. His adaptive and situational leadership philosophy largely focuses on how to respond in the face of adversity, and how to prepare for success overtime. Additionally, the wisdom of Wooden’s words are not limited to the basketball court; they can be applied to all areas of life – especially business. As the Situational Leadership Model suggests, different leadership strategies are appropriate for different
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