Leadership Lifecycle

Leadership Lifecycle

by Andrew Ward
     
 

Observing that organizational leadership requires change in a systematic way to meet evolving needs, Ward (management, Emory U.) presents a framework for understanding the implications of leadership lifestages. From case studies of the heads of companies including The Body Shop, Wal-Mart, and Microsoft, he offers examples of transitions between such roles as creator,… See more details below

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Observing that organizational leadership requires change in a systematic way to meet evolving needs, Ward (management, Emory U.) presents a framework for understanding the implications of leadership lifestages. From case studies of the heads of companies including The Body Shop, Wal-Mart, and Microsoft, he offers examples of transitions between such roles as creator, sustainer, and terminator and lessons for leadership development. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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"Excellent case vignettes of companies...illustrate the importance of matching leadership style to the organization's lifestage."--R. Subramanian, Choice

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ISBN-13:
9780230571594
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
11/19/2002
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
0 MB

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