Essays about: "Transformational Leadership"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 95 essays containing the words Transformational Leadership.

  1. 1. TRUST AND LEADERSHIP IN VIRTUAL TEAMS - The Perspective of Global Managers

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / / Institutionen för sociologi och arbetsvetenskap

    Author : Emil Ansari; [2019-08-23]
    Keywords : trust; virtual teams; transformational leadership;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this thesis is to contribute to research on trust in virtualorganizations and teams by letting managers of virtual teams elaborate on theconcept of trust and leadership in virtual teams.TheoreticalFramework:For this thesis, the concept of trust was along with virtual teams andtransformational leadership chosen as the framework of understanding. READ MORE

  2. 2. Attitudes towards External Knowledge Sourcing & Knowledge-Oriented Leadership

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Aaron Orman; Marko Tukic; [2019]
    Keywords : knowledge management; external knowledge sourcing; knowledge-oriented leadership; open innovation; absorptive capacity; globalization; technology; leadership;

    Abstract : External knowledge sourcing is not only an integral practice within knowledge management, its successful facilitation through leadership has a pressing importance for companies in order to stay innovative and thus competitive in an economic environment, shaped by the dominant and continuous influence of globalization and the increasingly fast pace of technological innovation. Hereby, only limited research has been conducted in the relation between knowledge-oriented leadership, knowledge management, and innovation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Leadership ideals and values conveyed by business schools to students

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Elise Gwizdak; Dilara Kartalligil; [2019]
    Keywords : Leadership; ideals; values; business schools; students;

    Abstract : Introduction. Leadership is being taught in business schools to provide students with skills in decision making, for example, within different subjects in business schools such as in ICN Business School. Purpose. The purpose of this study is to describe the student’s adoption of business school leadership ideals and values. READ MORE

  4. 4. Fit for work? A quantitative study on the perceived effects of athletic business leaders

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Dennis Balgheim; Elin Kjellström; [2019]
    Keywords : athletic business leaders; leader perceptions; transformational leadership; implicit leadership theory; gender stereotypical leadership;

    Abstract : In line with a global trend in health consciousness, organizations are investing heavily into wellness. Also, business leaders are found to engage in physical activities more and more. It is argued that athletic interest is used in the construction of leaders' professional identities in business contexts. READ MORE

  5. 5. Driving organisational culture change for sustainability. Employee engagement as means to fully embed sustainability into organisations

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Anamaria Vargas; Pietro Antonio Negro; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability; employee engagement; organisational culture; organisational culture change; bottom-up approach; top-down approach; adaptive leadership; transactional leadership; transformational leadership;

    Abstract : When integrating sustainability, companies are often overlooking the changes needed in their organisational culture. This hinders organisations’ core business to efficiently embed sustainability and dooms corporate sustainability initiatives to be superficial. READ MORE