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TRANSFORMATIONAL

LEADERSHIP
Written by
Noel Tichy, David Ulrich

Pre s e n t e d b y
Sa m e e r Sa n a ye
What Organizations Want?
 Leaders Ability to help organization

 To develop a vision of what it can be



 Mobilize Organization towards achieving New
Vision

 Institutionalize the changes that will last over
time
Transformational leaders
 Create something new out of old
 Out of old vision they must
 Develop and communicate the new vision
 Get others not only to see but to commit
themselves
 Make major adjustments in
 Organizations mission
 Structure
 Human resource management

Lee Iacocca
Lee Iacocca
 Chairman of Chrysler
 Lead the company from bankruptcy to
profitability
 Created the vision of success
 And mobilized the large key employees
 Major decisions
 Refusing the federal bailout package
 Downsizing the strength by 60,000


Organizational dynamics
Assumptions:

1. Trigger events indicate the change is


needed
2.
3. Change unleashes mixed feelings
4.
5. Quick fix leadership
6.
7. Revitalization requires transformational
leadership
1. Trigger Indicate Need of
Change

Org a n iza t io n s in s e n s it ive t o g ra d u a lly c h a n g in g


t h re s h o ld s

Trig g e r m a y b e a c u t e o r lig h t

 Bo ile d fro g p h e n o m e n o n


Chrysler GE
Lee Iacocca Jack Welch
CHRYS LER GE
LEE IACOCCA JACK W ELCH
 
 Clear Indication  Not clear Indications
 
 Acute Trigger for  Moderate Trigger
change 
  Future-oriented fear
 Company was on the
verge of Bankruptcy
2. Change unleashes mixed
feelings

 Both positive as well as negative


 Forces of resistance in 3 systems



 Technical

 Political

 Cultural

Technical system resistance

 Habit and inertia


 Fear of loss of organizational


predictability

 Sunk costs

Political system resistance

 Powerful coalition
 conflicts between old guard and the new
one

 Resource limitations

 Indictment quality of changes


 Cannot criticize your own Decisions
Cultural System resistance

 Selective perceptions

 Security based on the past


 Lack of climate for change



3. Quick Fix

 Quick fix
leadership
leads to
decline

 One Minute
Manager


4. Revitalization

 Revitalization requires transformational


leadership

 Three identifiable programs



 Creation of vision

 Mobilization of commitment

 Institutionalization of change

Individual Dynamics of Change

 The Three phase process



 Endings of the old systems

 Neutral Zone

 New beginnings
Changes
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