Brief Leadership Speech—Skills and Behavioral Approach
Part 1: The purpose of this assignment is for you to think critically about both the skills approach and the behavioral approach of leadership by preparing your initial (brief) speech for the first meeting on the first day after a disastrous event. Your audience for this speech includes those who will report to you (subordinates).
Write the speech in a Word document
The content of the speech needs to succinctly answer the following question:
What would you say to your team on the first day to communicate your expectations toward structure, productivity, and the concern for people?
Structure, productivity, and the concern for people are key aspects of the behavioral approach of leadership. To keep it simple, the length of the speech must be at least 250 words and no more than 300 words. When spoken, this is approximately two minutes and no more than three minutes. A lot can be stated in that amount of time, so keep it concise and on point