This assignment asks you to analyze various companies’ organizational vision and mission statements to determine how such statements guide leadership practices within an organization. The vision statement reflects a desired future state worthy of pursuing, while the mission statement is what is done almost daily in order to eventually realize the vision.
Select a vision and mission statement from one company that professes to practice servant leadership which is Nordstrom’s and one that practices a standard leadership model which is Goldman Sachs.
Write an analysis (1,000-1,250 words) that addresses the following:
Include the vision and mission statements of the companies you selected in your analysis.
You are required to locate four articles that support your selected organization’s vision and mission statements. Two of the selected articles must be peer review journal articles. Include information from the articles in your discussion.