The reference card is ideal when used in conjunction with the Inventory of Leadership Styles (ILS) and Organizational Climate Survey (OCS) diagnostic tools or along with the Leadership Styles Workbook (LSW) and Organizational Climate Workbook (OCW) as they are a quick reference tool that provides:
The LSW is a simple tool that introduces the six leadership styles, which are:
It enables leaders to identify their intentions and think about whether they are using the leadership styles to best effect. The LSW is most effective when used in conjunction with the Organizational Climate Workbook (OCW) as leadership style impacts the climate a leader creates for their team.
Disclaimer: The Leadership Styles Workbook is not a diagnostic tool. For a comprehensive assessment of leadership styles, Korn Ferry recommends the Inventory of Leadership Styles (ILS), an internet-administered, 180° assessment. The ILS can only be administered by an accredited professional.