Essays about: "leader and team building"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words leader and team building.

  1. 1. The Influence of Investors on Stress – a Blessing or a Curse for New Venture Teams? A Qualitative Study of Private Equity Investors’ Influence on Stress Experienced in New Venture Teams

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Melanie Panorea Kontonikolaou; Maximilian Terstappen; [2020]
    Keywords : new venture teams; entrepreneurial stress; stressor; coping; entrepreneurial finance; private equity investors; leadership; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Entrepreneurs often face high levels of stress (Boyd & Gumpert, 1983; Shepherd, Marchisio, Morrish, Deacon & Miles, 2010) and stress has been found to affect a team’s performance (Driskell, Salas & Johnston, 1999). At the same time, private equity investors are a common source to gain external funding, while being known for their value-added roles as well as potential risks (De Clercq, Vance, Lehtonen & Sapienza, 2006; Politis, 2016). READ MORE

  2. 2. Multi-Site Leadership : Coordinating and Leading Virtual Teams

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling; Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling

    Author : Ida Kylefalk; Lova Hallberg; [2020]
    Keywords : virtual leadership; multi-site leadership; multi-site; remote leadership; remote team; virtual team; virtual leader; distributed team; e-leadership; project management;

    Abstract : This study aims to recognize how virtual teams should be coordinated and led in organizations that operate at multiple sites. To fulfill the purpose of the study, a literature review on previous research on virtual teams was implemented. READ MORE

  3. 3. Leadership in Geographically Dispersed teams : The Impact of Virtuality on Leader’s Role

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

    Author : Riia Hyppönen; [2017]
    Keywords : Virtual Leadership; Geographic Dispersion; Virtual Teams; Computer-Mediated Communication;

    Abstract : Globalization and fast developing technology are allowing organizations to spread their operations across the world. While this is often cost effective and increases companies’ competitiveness, a new challenge for leadership has arisen as people and teams are becoming geographically dispersed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Relationship Building and Motivation in Virtual teams - Activity-based analysis on teleconference

    University essay from IT-universitetet i Göteborg/Tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Zhuqing Tang; [2013-09-19]
    Keywords : motivation; relationship building; virtual team; e-leadership;

    Abstract : With the technique development and globalization, international companies rely more and more on virtual teams to carry out short- and long-term projects. It is pretty challenging of leading a virtual team, with the consideration that all the communication happen through emails or over the phone. Teleconference is the focus in this thesis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Integrating newly arrived immigrant youths – an evaluation of IM´s project in Landskrona, Sweden

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Sanna Kronqvist; [2010]
    Keywords : integration; social capital; Landskrona; immigrants; IM; Move it ;

    Abstract : The intent of this paper is to evaluate the aid organization IM´s (the Swedish Organization for Individual Relief) two year project in Landskrona, with a focal point on their two activities “Move it” and Café for women and girls. Focus lie on how IM has strived to achieve their objectives and perceived effects. READ MORE