The Vroom-Yetton decision-making style model is one of the toughest topics that we’ve covered in the class. In essence it is fairly simple—as a leader, the style you choose for making a decision depends on the situation. What makes it more difficult though is that the diagram and other features can be intimidating.
For this discussion, first review the background readings on this model. Then find a source—either a webpage or a video—online regarding this model. Make sure the information presented in this source matches what you’ve read in the background materials, but also find one that you think helps simplify or explain this model in a clear manner.
Share the link to this source with your classmates and address the following issues:
- Is the source credible?
- Does the information in the source regarding the Vroom-Yetton model match what you’ve read in the background materials?
- Why do you find this source easier to follow? How did it help you understand this model?