Essays about: "Male Leadership"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 49 essays containing the words Male Leadership.

  1. 1. In the hands of a controlling leader? Implications for employee well-being from a gender perspective

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Rosanna Fagerudd; Emma Sjögren; [2019]
    Keywords : Controlling leadership behaviours; Self-determination Theory; Role Congruity Theory; Expectation State Theory; well-being; self-rated health; burnout; self-rated job satisfaction; vigour; gender; Kontrollerande ledarskapsbeteenden; Self-determination Theory; Role Congruity Theory; Expectation State Theory; självskattad hälsa; utbrändhet; tillfredsställelse; arbetsenergi; kön; könsroller;

    Abstract : Leaders engaging in controlling leadership behaviours (CLB) has been connected to followers perceiving their basic needs thwarted. However, little research has been made in the organizational field to understand the implications of controlling leadership behaviours for employee well-being. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Challenges Experienced by Females in Leading Positions within a Male-dominated organisation : A feministic study

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomi, geografi, juridik och turism

    Author : Amanda Jonsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Gender discrimination; leadership; stereotypes; norms; male- and female-dominated industries.;

    Abstract : The study is conducted in cooperation with a gender research group, at Mid Sweden University as a part of their larger study of gender equality within the organisation SCA. The purpose is to identify the challenges that females experience as leaders within male-dominated industries. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sense or sensibility? : Emotional labor from the perspective of female leaders

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Rebecka Aveling; Louise Brygt; [2019]
    Keywords : emotional labor; leadership; managers; female; organizations; policy making;

    Abstract : Emotional labor is the unpaid and often unnoticed emotion work that foremost women carry out, not only in the home life but at the workplace as well. Emotional labor is highly associated with femininity according to previous research and often involves being attentive to others, creating a good ambiance, and to be warm and caring. READ MORE

  4. 4. Fit for work? A quantitative study on the perceived effects of athletic business leaders

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Dennis Balgheim; Elin Kjellström; [2019]
    Keywords : athletic business leaders; leader perceptions; transformational leadership; implicit leadership theory; gender stereotypical leadership;

    Abstract : In line with a global trend in health consciousness, organizations are investing heavily into wellness. Also, business leaders are found to engage in physical activities more and more. It is argued that athletic interest is used in the construction of leaders' professional identities in business contexts. READ MORE

  5. 5. THE INFLUENCE OF FEMALE REPRESENTATION ON THE PERFORMANCE OF PARLIAMENT: KEY LESSONS FROM RWANDA

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för ekonomi; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för ekonomi

    Author : Joseline Mirembe; Hujie Njie; [2019]
    Keywords : substantive representation; social diversity; innovation; leadership styles and performance;

    Abstract : Title: The influence of female representation on the performance of parliament: Key lessons from Rwanda. Level: Final assignment for Master’s Degree in Business Administration. Authors: Mirembe Joseline & Hujie Njie Supervisor: Dr. Maria Fregidou-Malama Examiner: Dr. READ MORE