Case Costco

  1. Explain Costco’s ssuccess in terms of the three performance determinants in flexible
    leadership theory (efficiency, adaptation, and human capital). HINT:
  2. Explain how Costco is able to provide higher compensation to its employees and still be successful in the use of a low price competitive strategy.
  3. Use relevant leadership theories to analyze the behavior of the CEO and describe his influence on the company.

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