Essays about: "student leadership"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 144 essays containing the words student leadership.

  1. 1. The thin line between toxic leadership and transformational leadership: Stories of Steve Jobs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Amanda Bengtsson; Sofia Jörnlid; Malin Lindskog; [2016]
    Keywords : Toxic Leadership; Steve Jobs; Transformational Leadership; Charismatic Leadership and Heroic leadership; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Title: The thin line between toxic leadership and transformational leadership: stories of Steve Jobs Seminar date: 1 June 2016 Course: FEKH49, Degree Project Undergraduate level, Business Administration, Undergraduate level, 15 University Credit Points (UPC) or ECTS‐cr) Authors: Amanda Bengtsson, Malin Lindskog and Sofia JörnlidAdvisor/s: Sverre SpoelstraKey words: Steve Jobs, Toxic Leadership, Charismatic Leadership, Transformational Leadership and heroic leadership Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to study the thin line between toxic and transformational leadership. To explore this, the case and the narratives of Steve Jobs have been chosen to study. READ MORE

  2. 2. Agile Project Management to Become an Innovative Service Organisation: Can You Bank on It?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Josefine Öhlén; Tom Leahy; [2016]
    Keywords : Organisational Change; Agile Project Management; Innovation; Service Organisation; Banking Industry; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This single and holistic case study was conducted with a qualitative approach. Our findings show that the change to agile project management is perceived positively by employees. Further the research concludes that the key enablers of cultural change to adopt agile methods are engaging leadership and communication which support the change process. READ MORE

  3. 3. We. And the others. : How leaders can bridge the gap in dispersed organizations and partially distributed teams.

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Martin Johansson; Mattias Thiel; [2016]
    Keywords : Geographically Dispersed Organizations; Partially Distributed Teams; PDT; Virtual Teams; Group Cohesion; Leadership;

    Abstract : This student thesis in General Management addresses how leaders can bridge the gap between work groups and teams in geographically dispersed organizations and partially distributed teams. These types of organizational structures are increasingly common in the globalized world of business, and bring benefits to many organizations by for example connecting skilled workers regardless of their location through the means of information and communications technology. READ MORE

  4. 4. Women's Aspiration for Leadership - An Experimental Study on Agency and Gender

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Vicky Löw; [2016]
    Keywords : Ease of retrieval; Gender; Leadership; Agency; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The present study examined the effect of manipulated (threatened or affirmed) sense of agency on Swedish students’ preference for leadership, by ease of retrieval. Three hundred and twelve students (Mage = 23.04, SD = 2.70) participated in the experiment. READ MORE

  5. 5. Framtidens kompetensförsörjning till jordbruksföretag : tillgång och efterfrågan på framtida ledare mot svenska jordbruksföretag

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Products

    Author : Louise Gyllenstierna; [2016]
    Keywords : enkätundersökning; förvaltare; inspektor; jordbruk; ledarskap; gårdsförvaltning; survey; manager; production; agriculture; leadership; farm management;

    Abstract : Det svenska jordbruket har under de senaste decennierna genomgått förändringar mot allt större enheter som producerar i allt större skala. Detta har möjliggjorts genom en ökad effektivisering och mekanisering inom jordbruket vilket inneburit att många lantbruksföretaget måste betrakta sin verksamhet mer som en affärsverksamhet istället för ett renodlat produktionsföretag som det gjorts tidigare. READ MORE