The Selfish Gene Concept And Effects Of Internet Memes

Memes are all around us. We adopt, embrace, and perhaps reject them consciously and unconsciously. This week, you are asked to explore memes that have influenced your social experiences in your home, community, and place of employment. How might your memes influence your leadership style?

To Prepare

  • Review the Brodie website, Virus of the Mind, from the Learning Resources.
  • Review Clawson, J. G. (2012). Level three leadership: Getting below the surface (5th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
    • Chapter 10, “A Leader’s Guide to Why People Behave the Way They Do” (pp. 126–13
    • Chapter 11, “The Reb Model” (pp. 139–153)

By Day 3

Post an explanation of memes and the characteristics by which they may be recognized. Evaluate which memes from your experience in your organization or community seem to be the most positive and the most dangerous. Provide examples to support your evaluation using Chapters 10 ,11 and other learning reources.

Note: Support your postings with specific reference to all resources used in its preparation. Use correct APA formatting for all resources.