The importance of vertical and shared leadership within new venture top management teams : Implications for the performance of startups ☆

@inproceedings{Ensley2006TheIO,
  title={The importance of vertical and shared leadership within new venture top management teams : Implications for the performance of startups ☆},
  author={Michael D. Ensley and Keith M. Hmieleski and Craig L. Pearce},
  year={2006}
}
The current study investigated the relative influence of vertical versus shared leadership within new venture top management teams on the performance of startups using two different samples. Vertical leadership stems from an appointed or formal leader of a team (e.g., the CEO), whereas shared leadership is a form of distributed leadership stemming from within a team. Transformational, transactional, empowering, and directive dimensions of both vertical and shared leadership were examined. New… CONTINUE READING

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