O Leadership Models / Styles
O Situational Approach
O Servant Leader
O Transformational Leader
O Woman and Leadership
O Authentic Leader
She was born on 27th
August 1910 in Skopje
Republic of Macedonia.
Her real name was
Agnes Gionxhu Bojaxhiu.
She was the youngest
child in her family.
Her parents were Nikolle
Mother Teresa died on
OShe was 10 when her father died.
O.After her father's death, her mother raised her as a Roman Catholic.
OTeresa was convinced by the age of twelve that she should commit
herself to a religious life.
OTeresa left home at the age of 18 to join the Sisters of Loreto as a
OShe took her first religious vows as a nun on May 24, 1931.
OShe never saw her mum and sisters again.
OIn 1944 she bacame head mistress at the Loreto Convent School.
O Relationship Oriented ,Situational Leader
O Mother Teresa was a situational leader.
O She helped people according to their situation, for
example if they were starving she would provide food
for them, if they had no place to stay she would
provide a home for them to say at, if they were ill she
took her time to practice medicine in order to help
O If a situation came, she would find a solution to help
them in some way.
Leadership Styles / Models
O 10.9.1964 -she got the calling to
work with the poor. She began
missionary work with the poor of
O 1948- she took Indian citizenship
O 1848 -opened her first school in
Motjhil to serve the homeless and
O 7.10.1950 – Vatican permission to
set up Missionaries of Charity, to
care for the hungry, the naked, the
homeless, the crippled, the blind
O She started with 13 nuns now there
are over 4,000
Homes for the poor
O 1952 – opens Nirmal
Hriday [pure heart] for the
O 1955 – opens Nirmala
[ immaculate heart] for lost
children or children's home.
O 1957 – opens Shanti Nagar
[city of peace] a home for
O Her order became well
known for this work!
O She was very blessed.
O Found most characteristic leader in
Weber’s Theory of Social Organizations.
O Extraordinary moral inspiration :First
followers were her students whose parent
and relatives had a high profile politically.
O Problem Solver: Always developed radical
solutions to crises.
She transformed people to good people
and helped them to find the higher level of
O She transformed the society to a charity
with love and faith
O -1970she had become internationally
famed as a humanitarian
Awards that she got
O 1962 - Padma shri award
O 1971 - Pope John XXIII peace prize
O 1975 - Albert Schweiter international prize
O 1976 - Pacem in Terris award
O 1978 - Balzon prize
O 1979 - Noble Peace Prize
O 1983 - Order of Merit
O 1985 - Medal of Freedom
O 1994 - Golden Honour of the Nation [Albania]
O 1996 - Honorary citizenship of USA
1998 - Pope John Paul II begins the process to make her a
This process is still going on !
O Being an authentic leader means you lead with your
O Mother Theresa was a compelling example of an
O She had created an organization of 4,000
missionaries operating in a hundred countries.
O Strong vision and mission
O After the Nobel Prize she did not accept celebration
dinner and she demaned the money of the dinner to
give the poor people.(Self Discipline)
O She also had a very close relationship with people
and exercised self-discipline.(Princess Diana,And
Woman and Leadership
O She dealed with lots of problems
even men can not deal .
O Mother Teresa helped people with
Leprosy.Most people wouldn’t go
near people with neprosy.
O She went around people who have
O A saying abput her ‘She had gread
courage in a lord.’
O She was asked, "What can we do to
promote world peace?" She
answered: "Go home and love your
Where she helped
O 1982 – siege of Beirut O 1985 - Ethopia
O 1986 - Chernobyl O 1988 - Armenia