Posts Tagged ‘leadership’

Thinking Critically on School Leadership and a Shared Sense-Making Process

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By Sherry Ganon-Shilon, winner of the 2018 Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Awards in the category “Educational Leadership and Strategy” with her thesis titled Exploring School Principals’ Sense-Making of Their Leadership Role within the National Reform ‘Courage to Change’ Warren Bennis defined LEADERSHIP as the capacity to translate vision into reality. Is this definition relevant to…

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Leadership for the Anthropocene

Pause for thought At a recent academic conference I attended, one of the most thought-provoking sessions (at least for me) concerned ‘organization studies and the Anthropocene’. It was a call to arms for organizational scholars to engage through their research with the myriad ways in which human activities have impacted on the planet and for…

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Business Schools as Pillars of Trust

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Trust is one of the key themes at the EFMD Annual Conference and it is extremely timely for the business education community to look at this. We are at a point in many parts of the world where it seems there is an increasing lack of trust, as part of rising populism and nationalism. Where…

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Is Authentic Leadership the answer? Maybe we need to reframe the question…

Dr Marian Iszatt-White, Lancaster University Management School In the broadest possible context, ‘authenticity’ has been subject to two very different symbolic interpretations. We all recognise the idea of ‘type authenticity’ in relation to specific products, and which we see validated via such approaches as hallmarks on silver, patents on product designs, and historical listings on…

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11th Global Peter Drucker Forum 2019

Introduction to the Drucker Forum 2019 THE POWER OF ECOSYSTEMS Managing in a Networked World by Richard Straub Ecosystems are everywhere, not confined to natural environments — increasingly, we see businesses, public sector institutions, and third-sector organizations all moving beyond their traditional operational borders and creating or participating in new, flexible, and adaptive networks of…

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Our Corporate Advisory Seminar was a great success!

Sincere thanks to everyone who made the EFMD Corporate Advisory Seminar a fabulous experience! The Corporate Advisory Seminar (CAS) on Innovation in Leadership, organised by EFMD and hosted by L’Oréal, took place in Paris on 17-18 January at the L’Oréal headquarters. The feedback from 40 learning professionals from 25 companies and 10 countries was very positive. L’Oréal…

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“Innovation in Leadership” Corporate Advisory Seminar

In the face of unprecedented changes in the social, economic, technological and political environments worldwide, many organisations are taking a fresh look at what their leaders do and what makes them effective. More, they examine what kind of leadership development will deliver tomorrow’s leaders. Eleven companies have embarked upon an exciting journey by joining the “Innovation…

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