What is the most important issue confronting nurse manager using situational leadership?

  • Value is placed on the accomplishment of tasks and on interpersonal relationship between leader and group members and among group members.

  • Leadership style differ for a group whose members are at different levels of maturity.

  • Leaders can choose one of the four leadership styles when faced with a new situation.

  • Personality traits and leadr’s power base influence the leader’s choice of style.