There are a wide variety of leadership models available in the modern organizational landscape. All of them will guide the leader in shaping the organizational culture. However, as organizations become more global and more diverse, selecting a leadership model that is considered ethical by a diverse population is becoming increasingly difficult. In this assignment, you will discuss ethical leadership models as tools for shaping organizational culture while honoring the diversity of the social cultures represented by employees.
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Write a paper of 750-1,000 words that discusses ethical leadership models as tools for shaping organizational culture while honoring the diversity of the social cultures represented by employees. Include the following in your discussion:
1. An analysis of how cultural style dictates the perception of what is ethical in a leader’s use of power, influence, and authority.
2. An overview of which leadership models, styles, and traits are most commonly accepted as ethical across the greatest array of social cultures.
3. A selection of a particular leadership model as a tool for shaping organizational culture and a rationale for selecting that model.