The purpose of this assignment is for you to apply the concepts and
knowledge you learned within this unit on leader behaviors. Also, this
provides you with the opportunity to use your skills, expertise, and
experience to enrich your response.
For this assignment, you are
to review the Scenario on pages 159-160. The scenario illuminates the
challenges presented by a chief’s leadership style and its effects on
the organization and community.
•Discuss the case study thoroughly
using the leadership theories in this unit. Include in your discussion
the challenges of bringing the various groups together and rebuilding
trust with personnel and community shareholders.
•How should Chief
King reframe the department to bring it up to date and to regain his
personnel’s trust? Discuss how he could/should apply the five guiding
values in the “I CARE” acronym to help him be successful.
•Given King’s leadership style, do you think he will do what the department needs? Why, or why not?
your responses in a Word document. The completed assignment must be a
minimum of two pages in length, not including the title page and
To supplement your discussion, you may use journal
articles, case studies, scholarly papers, and other sites you may find
pertinent. You must use APA style guidelines when writing your paper.
All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced;
paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations.