- Ron Riggio
Leadership: Here's What We Know...
Dr. Ron Riggio's guest appearance on the Phronesis podcast. Listen/Read here: https://www.buzzsprout.com/979897/4149413-dr-ron-riggio-leadership-here-s-what-we-know?play=true
Ronald E. Riggio, Ph.D., is the Henry R. Kravis Professor of Leadership and Organizational Psychology and former director of the Kravis Leadership Institute at Claremont McKenna College. Professor Riggio is the author of more than a dozen books and more than 100 research articles and book chapters in the areas of leadership, assessment centers, organizational psychology, and social psychology. He's served on the editorial boards of The Leadership Quarterly, Leadership, Group Dynamics, and Journal of Nonverbal Behavior. Quotes from This Episode
"Leaders don't do leadership. Leadership is co-created by leaders and followers working together."
"There are plenty of leaders who are effective but could be better leaders. In fact, there are some effective leaders who are very bad leaders."
"Why do people follow bad leaders? That's a question we've been concerned with..."
"Leader development focuses on individual development focused on the leader. Leadership development is focusing on developing the collective capacity of leaders and followers, the unit, the team, the department." (For more on this concept, see David Day's article Leadership Development: A Review in Context).