Management Styles #1: Paternalistic and Collaborative

Management styles can be broadly categorized into four types. This video, examines two types: paternalistic and collaborative.

Observed through the eyes of a waiter, as two groups of employees and their managers arrive for a business lunch, the characteristics, benefits and disadvantages of each style are examined. The program provides a springboard for further discussion of management styles in relation to the diversity of staff found in any organization.

Key Training Points:

  • Outline of collaborative management style.
  • Advantages and disadvantages of collaborative management discussed.
  • Outline of paternalistic management styles.
  • Advantages and disadvantages of paternalistic management discussed.