ARTICLES WITH TAG: Leadership Strategy

Angela Merkel or how high you can go with a low profile
Leadership

Angela Merkel or how high you can go with a low profile

by Hamid Bouchikhi

Angela Merkel never fit the description of the typical charismatic leader destined for greatness. Professor Hamid Bouchikhi outlines some of the reasons she’s shaped history anyway.

TOP RESEARCH For Multinationals, Processes Shouldn’t be One-Size-Fits-All
Leadership

For Multinationals, Processes Shouldn’t be One-Size-Fits-All

by Julien Malaurent

Reconciling global and local needs to deal with workarounds

The International Manager’s Formula for Boosting Creativity
Innovation

The International Manager’s Formula for Boosting Creativity

by Kevyn Yong

The key to achieving creativity in any culture is recognizing that no one culture is inherently more creative than another, rather, different cultures achieve creativity in different ways.

TOP RESEARCH How much control do managers have on timing strategic actions?
Leadership

How much control do managers have on timing strategic actions?

by Raymond-Alain Thiétart

Acting quickly helps firms stay competitive, but managers aren’t always able to act at the time of their choosing. New, award-winning research helps managers identify what they can do to influence the time of their strategic action.

TOP RESEARCH Can managers build social ties between employees?
Leadership

Can managers build social ties between employees?

by Valery Yakubovich

Friendly teams are the most productive, but can 'social capital' be developed top down?

Nokia buys Alcatel-Lucent: Together, Will These Two Struggling Firms Enable the Connected world?
Strategy

Nokia buys Alcatel-Lucent: Together, Will These Two Struggling Firms Enable the Connected world?

by Ashok Som

If the new Nokia-Alcatel-Lucent wants to turn things around, they’ll need to get over three major hurdles

VIDEO: Overcoming the fear of failure is the new challenge of the modern manager
Leadership

VIDEO: Overcoming the fear of failure is the new challenge of the modern manager

by Fabrice Cavarretta

"The way we see failure is still very immature"

The Old Girls Club: Gender Quotas and Women as Role Models
Sustainability

The Old Girls Club: Gender Quotas and Women as Role Models

by Junko Takagi

Men have a multitude of role models in upper-level positions to choose from in terms of designing their career paths. Women, on the other hand, have a much harder time identifying useful role models

TOP RESEARCH VIDEO: Can you get great results from a virtual team?
Leadership

VIDEO: Can you get great results from a virtual team?

by Anca Metiu

Teamwork: you’re only as close as you feel

Don’t be afraid, embrace complexity!
Leadership

Don’t be afraid, embrace complexity!

by Hamid Bouchikhi

A popular concept in intellectual circles, business leaders tend to approach complexity with somewhat less enthusiasm but this must change.

show more