Integrating Servant Leadership and Ethical Leadership

  • Asi Vasudeva Reddy
  • A. V. S. Kamesh


Leaders typically display the behavior needed to consistently influence and motivate subordinates, and are equipped with ethical and moral values and a zeal to serve. There is a need for more servant and ethical leadership. Ethical leadership is transformational leadership coupled with a moral foundation, while servant leadership refers to an attitude of serving followers through the principle of stewardship. This paper critically reviews servant leadership and ethical leadership models and offers a blended model of serving that fits into the organizational context. Their model stresses that leaders must be trained in morals to promote the common good.


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  • Asi Vasudeva Reddy
    • 1
  • A. V. S. Kamesh
    • 1
  1. 1.KL UniversityGunturIndia

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