Leadership Resources

Leadership Resources from the Carlson Executive MBA Program

Managing Bad or Toxic Leadership

Marco Tavanti addresses the attributes of toxic leadership in the article titled, “ Managing Toxic Leaders: Dysfunctional Patterns in Organizational Leadership and How to Deal with Them. The article offers an overview of toxic leadership, its typology and consequences in organizations. Key resources and insights were suggested to identify, address, and transform toxic leaders in an organization. It offers strategies to survive and overcome toxic leaders for the stakeholders and also for toxic leaders to make changes to their toxic leadership behaviors and actions.