Many industries are studying leadership. What's the trend in your field?
Learn about one of the most influential leadership works—the Ohio State Leadership Studies.
Learn about the impact of the Leader Member Exchange (LMX) Theory on daily leadership and management practices.
There are many ways organizations select managers. Sometimes a candidate from outside of the company with previous management experience or a relevant degree may be selected to fill a supervisory position.1 More often, a current employee is promoted based on some metric of performance.2 Perhaps they have demonstrated great managerial skills.