Accession Number:

ADA540059

Title:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities for Military Leader Influence

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. May 2008-Mar 2010

Corporate Author:

PERSONNEL DECISIONS RESEARCH INST INC ARLINGTON VA

Report Date:

2011-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

155.0

Abstract:

Military leaders must effectively use influence across a variety of contexts and people. This report provides a comprehensive review of leader influence strategies and the factors that impact the influence process and influence outcomes. A detailed description is provided of the knowledge, skills, abilities, and other characteristics KSAOs related to successful influence, and measures currently available for these KSAOs are presented. This report also discusses the usefulness of different measurement approaches for the 64 identified KSAOs. Finally, training needs and approaches to develop a leaders influence KSAOs are discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE