Leadership Behaviour and Employee Morale: A Study of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) of Shipbuilding Industry (Hardback)
The study of leadership has always intrigued researchers and scholars. Large numbers of studies have been carried on leadership styles/behaviours, but very little literature has been found in MSMEs leadership. In industrial set-up great leaders have made their mark and are well-known. This book, though primarily based on a study of shipbuilding yards, the content therein can be easily mapped and applied to any Engineering industry, wherever, MSMEs are participating. The book presents an amalgamation of classic leadership theories, their relevance in present scenario, newer aspects and the requirement of the hour to strengthen Industrial base of MSMEs for economic progress of the country. It will also go a long way in realizing ‘Make in India’ and ‘Start Up’ missions. This book will be highly useful for researchers, practicing manager and academicians having an interest in the subject. Contents include : Introduction; Literature Review; Shipbuilding Industry and Role of MSMEs; Research Methodology; Analysis and Interpretation of Data : Demographics, Reliability and Validity; Impact of Leadership Style on Employee Morale; Factors Influencing Employee Morale; Leadership Styles and Emotional Intelligence; Conclusion.