Flashcards in Chapter 3: Leader And Supervision Deck (40)
____________Is critical in emergency situations with personal risk or high, and hazardous conditions can change rapidly.
To become an effective leader, Company officers should cultivate the following leadership qualities
Company officers should practice and improve their various skills.What are they?
The first step in developing leadership skills is to_____and develop your own list of leader ship qualities.
Study successful leaders
Evaluation can be used to provide feedback for Company officers.Leadership skills can be addressed and assessed through?
360 degree feedback evaluation
In 1939, Kurt Lewin identified three leadership styles based on decision making.
This leadership style provides clear directions of what, how, and when task will be performed.Followers provide little or no input into_______leaders decisions, orders flow from top to bottom, in compliance is accomplished through rules, regulations, and punishment for noncompliance.
This leader solicits input from their followers before making decisions. Sometimes called participative leadership, this style requires followers to participate in the process and be held accountable for the task delegated to them.
_____________ these leaders do not make decisions or avoid making them. Followers are left to make decisions and solve problems for themselves.These leaders typically have very little authority in the organizations, although this style may be appropriate in situations where followers are highly skilled and self-motivated.
Other identify leadership styles include Burns,1978 and Bass,1985.
Leader ship style in which organizational change is accomplished by followers commitment to liters vision and inspiration.
Sometimes called managerial leader ship, this leadership style enforce compliance to rewards and punishments.
Command presence is a unique skill that includes the ability to?
•Identify the situations components
•Assesses the need for action
•Determine the nature of the necessary intervention
______Is a system of moral principles.
Examples of unethical conduct within the fire and emergency services include.
•Borrowing and never returning fuel, auto polish, or lightbulbs from stations supplies
•Shopping for personal items doing inspections/pre-fire planning
•Using the station to conduct a private business enterprise
What is the ethics three-step check?
Step 1: Is it legal?
Step 2:Is it fair to all concerned?
Step 3:How will it make me feel about myself?
Lying, the intent to deceive, is a common form of unethical behavior. Lying, like most forms of unethical conduct, is about immediate gratification in four areas,what are they?
__ is a critical variable influencing career success, personal achievement, and life satisfaction.
(EI) Emotional intelligence
Some of the skills that contribute to an individual’s overall level of emotional intelligence are?
What does the acronym ELS mean?
Emotional learning system
Do you LS process uses five steps involving self assessment checklist, analysis of current skill Levels, and activities for developing or enhancing each skill, to help you to become less reactive and better identify and express your strong emotions.
Step A - Self-Assessment:Explore
Step B - Self-Awareness:Identify
Step C - Self-Knowledge:Understanding
Step D - Self-Development:Learn
Step C - Self-Improvement:Apply and Match
The definitions of supervision and_________are similar in often used interchangeably.
The process of directing, overseeing, and controlling the activities of other individuals.
Refers to the administration in control of projects, programs, situations, or organizations.
How many levels is there of fire officer ranks?
What level is a supervising fire officer (all company officers)?
What level is a managing fire officer (battalion, district, and assistant chiefs)?
What level is an Administrative fire officer (administrative chiefs in charge of divisions or bureaus with the department)?
Executive fire officer (chief of the department)?