Essays about: "student leadership"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 145 essays containing the words student leadership.

  1. 1. ‘Leadership is not a Privilege, Leadership is a Service’

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Max Kriefall; [2016]
    Keywords : Workshop; Observations; Human Potential; Hospitality Industry; Servant Leadership; Upstalsboom; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to explore and critically challenge the potential and limitations of servant leadership to solve the human- related problems in the hospitality industry. Method: Based on the exploratory purpose of this thesis, qualitative data was obtained in a methodology informed by the strategy-as-practice perspective through observations and semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Perpetuation of Jihad: Boko Haram, Charismatic Constructions of Jihadist Ideology and the Rise of Abubakar Shekau

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Christer Karlsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Jihadism; Boko Haram; Charismatic Leadership; Ideology; Terrorism; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The Nigerian jihadist-terrorist movement Boko Haram reached international notoriety especially after the bombing of an UN-headquarters in Abuja in 2011 and after the kidnappings of 276 schoolgirls in 2014. But these events are minor parts of rapid evolutionary ideological developments and expansion. READ MORE

  3. 3. Leadership in Startups: A Penniless Powerless Approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Michael Yang; [2016]
    Keywords : Management; Leadership; Entrepreneurship; Startups; Psychology; Influence; Entrepreneurial Leadership; Human Resources; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Startups. Why are the odds of surviving the initial stages so low? While the internet revolution has made it easier to start up, for example by democratizing investments through crowdfunding, the rate of success is still daunting. Why? Ultimately, the world is still being built by humans. That means a group effort is required. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mexico’s climate pledge: A credible commitment?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Enrique Figallo Cegarra; [2016]
    Keywords : credibility; climate change; climate pledges; INDCs; Mexico; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to evaluate the credibility of Mexico’s Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) and to identify areas for policy intervention that can strengthen the credibility of the climate pledges. Using Mexico as a case study, the research tested and further developed an initial credibility assessment framework for a country-level analysis to evaluate the credibility of climate pledges to reduce carbon emissions. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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