Commitment and Trust Trust is the foundation of every good relationship and helps to create a healthy work environment. According to Heathfield (2002), trust is the necessary precursor to the following: • Feeling able to rely upon another person • Cooperating as a group • Taking thoughtful risks • Experiencing believable communication Once trust is established, it enables the work and communication more effective. They will be committed to compromise and work towards the share goals. Hence, managers have a better opportunity to accomplish the company’s goals. Figure 2 Trust Equation
Both roles aim to promote greater self-awareness and more informed decision making. Mentoring and coaching offer significant benefits both directly and indirectly, to an organisation aiming for excellence by developing potential and abilities allowing for growth in knowledge and experience (Thomas 1995). Mentoring and coaching can increase productivity, recruitment, staff retention, succession planning, leadership development and increased motivation within the
Increased Work Efficiency / Productivity A team that has good culture of teamwork and mutual motivation will make the members more productive and smarter. Such a team where seamless and effective relationships exist, members are poised to learn from one another, develop skills and leverage on such internally gained skills to expedite work processes thereby increasing overall efficiency, reducing downtimes and knowledge gaps. Collaboration among such team members will make members to perform at their best by working on what they do best.
They are enthusiastic individuals are usually seen as active, expressive and energetic. They are often optimistic and open to change with a quick and alert mind set. Transformational leaders in today’s society are better for the organization because in maintaining a business for the long term, leaders need to focus on the overall growth of originality and
Part of a human resource leader is communication, accessibility, and empowerment of one’s employees. I feel my skills in open communication, information sharing, decision fairness, outcome concern, and credibility help in numerous ways. Furthermore, being credible and concerned about outcomes, my employees believe in my leadership and know that I have their backs. With communication and information sharing my employees know that I am accessible to talk.
Servant-leaders embed the practices of self-reflection and continuous personal growth cycles into the whole of the group which will inevitably lead to developing a high degree of human capital and consequently successful professional
3.2.2 – Creating a sense of mission Research indicates that companies which have been consistently successful over a period of time have a leadership which is bound with the mission. Transcendental leadership is one which engages the followers in a relationship of personal influence. Transcendental leadership is all about exerting a deep influence and offering their followers not just rewards and punishments but professional development opportunities and also provides the means to satisfy the inner need to do something which is worthwhile. In order to develop transcendental leadership, it is said that there must be a sense of transcendence (an experience beyond the normal) based on a common mission.
New strategies, ideas, priorities, and work habits can foster a belief among workers that everyone is committed to making a better place to work. Another important value is empathy. This term for me denotes the potential for love
The idea is that a leader needs to develop as many high-quality relationships as possible to achieve the set goals. Good relationships will increases peoples sense of job satisfaction and develop ownership of goals and problems. Through good rapports productivity can be increased, organizational goals can be achieved, this is possible because of good teamwork and investment of the employee in the company. Within the LMX theory there are two groups, the in- and the out-group. In-group member are part of the inner circle from the leader, there have more responsibilities and the leader is trusting this group more to achieve goals as there are set by the leader.