Analysis of Determining the Leadership Approach and Factors Influencing Managerial Perceptions of the Agricultural Organizations' President: An Empirical Exploration

Yilmaz H., Kart C. O.

CUADERNOS DE DESARROLLO RURAL, vol.15, no.81, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


The goal of this paper was to identify the leadership approach and dimensions influencing the managerial perceptions of the agricultural organization's president. This research was carried out with agricultural organization presidents by using questionnaires. For this purpose, 29 items were given to presidents and a Liken scale used for the degree of agreement of each item. Factor analysis, Cronbach alpha coefficient was situated to be 0.933. To specify the dimensions influencing the managerial perception of agricultural organizations president principle component analysis with varimax rotation was used. Eigenvalue belongs to seven of 29 items was calculated higher than one. As a result of this analysis, seven dimensions were examined. These dimensions clarified 75.75% of the total variance. The main aspects influencing the managerial perception of agricultural organizations president were constructed to be motivation and team spirit, the power of initiative, put the organization interests over their individual interests, devotion to duty, entrepreneurial spirit, empathy ability and sense of belonging to an organization.