This research work was on a study of the roles of effective leadership in the achievement of organizational goals especially in the institution of management and technology, Enugu. The research work also looked at the roles played by the effective leadership in the achievement of IMT goals. Both primary and secondary data were collected to solve the research problem.
The population of study was comprised the IMT management and staffs/personnels. The research instruments used for data collected were both primary and secondary data i.e. questionnaires, interview and personal observations.
Tables and percentages were used in presentation and analysis of data collected.
Based on the data analysis, the researcher came up with the following findings, it was observed that social, political and economic factors were responsible for the inability of most effective leadership towards achieving organizational goals.
It was also observed that the role of effective leadership has succeeded in eradicating low quality standard of education and other social ill. Arresting the institution such as cultism etc. the study also revealed that the roles of effective leadership are not very effective and efficient in the achievement of organizational goals.
Based on the above findings, recommendations were made among which is that adequate incentives package should be provided by the government for the best leaders in our institutions/organizations for his or her excellence in the discharge of his or her duties and in achieving he institutional goals.
In conclusion, the researcher believes that the roles of effective leadership would be improved in order to create impact towards the achievement of organizational goals. The researcher, to embark on fresh research study using a larger population and sample size for better generation of results obtained further suggested it.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Title Page ii
Approval Page iii
Table of Content viii
0.0 Introduction 1
1.1 Background of the study 2
1.2 Statement of the problem 4
1.3 Purpose of the study 6
1.4 Scope of study 7
1.5 Research question 8
1.6 Significance of the study 9
1.7 Limitation of the study 11
1.8 Definition of terms 11
Review of related literature 13
2.1 nature of leadership 16
2.2 Leadership approaches 20
2.3 Effectiveness of leadership 21
2.4 System problem in leadership and its environment 29
2.5 Leadership style in I.M.T / I.M.T organization 34
Research Design and methodology 38
3.1 Research design 38
3.2 Area of the study 38
3.3 Population of the study 38
3.4 Sample and sampling technique 39
3.5 Instrument used for data collection 42
3.6 Method of data collection 42
3.7 Method of data analysis 43
Data presentation and analysis 44
4.1 Presentation and analysis of data 44
5.1 Findings, recommendation and conclusions 55
5.2 Finding 58
5.3 Implication(s) of the research findings 59
5.4 Recommendation(s) 60
5.5 Suggestion for further research 63
Appendix I 66