Associating Intelligence of Leaders and Employee Creativity

The Influence of Intrinsic Motivation on Followers Creativity

  • Syed Muzaffar Hussain PhD Scholar, Trainer for Counselling and Therapy, Enabling Center, Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Pakistan
  • Lheela Jeganathan LL.B, University of Northumbria, United Kingdom
  • Krishnavani Gianesan Postgraduate Diploma in Education School of Education, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Wan Zhalkiatul Aida Qaiwan International University-UTM Franchise, kurdistan, Iraq
  • Vivi Sylviani Biafri Politeknik Ilmu Pemasyarakatan
  • Qisthina Aulia Politeknik Ilmu Pemasyarakatan
Keywords: Leaders’s Emotional Intelligence, , Intrinsic Motivation, Follower’s Creativity


This study investigates the association between leaders’ intelligence on followers’ creativity. This was studying exploring by a) relationship between leaders’ EI and followers’ creativity results; b) relationship between intrinsic motivation and EI c) relationship between intrinsic motivation and followers’ creativity. Questionnaire was used to collect data from organizations of service sector. Eighty-one dyads were collected (leaders and employees). Cross sectional data and convenient sampling used in this study. Data analysis techniques were descriptive, correlation and multiple regression analysis. The findings of the study were not gives significant results. There are some other factors which affect followers’ creativity