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The Global Leadership ChallengeThe economy is global, businesses are increasingly global, management has gone global and there is an increasing demand (and reward) for truly skilled global leaders, managers and executives. Black and Morrison address this change by asking why and when globalization truly began and explain how businesses can adapt themselves to remain competitive in increasingly global markets. Written by authoritative experts and based on extensive, up-to-date research and interviews with leading global leade…

Discover Your True NorthThe Leadership Classic, Discover Your True North, expanded for today’s leaders Discover Your True North is the best-selling leadership classic that enables you to become an authentic leader by discovering your True North. Originally based on first-person interviews with 125 leaders, this book instantly became a must-read business classic when it was introduced in 2007. Now expanded and updated to introduce 48 new leaders and new learning about authentic global leaders, this revisited classic inc…

The Challenge for AfricaThe Leadership Classic, Discover Your True North, expanded for today’s leaders Discover Your True North is the best-selling leadership classic that enables you to become an authentic leader by discovering your True North. Originally based on first-person interviews with 125 leaders, this book instantly became a must-read business classic when it was introduced in 2007. Now expanded and updated to introduce 48 new leaders and new learning about authentic global leaders, this revisited classic inc…

Economic Globalization and Sustainable Development (United Nations: Leadership and Challenges in a Global World)This volume examines the growing world economy and the resulting increased pressures on the environment and social welfare across the globe, especially within the context of the United Nations. Students will gain an understanding of the UNs response to these trends, particularly in its growing commitment to sustainable development and narrowing the wealth gap as a path to managing economic globalization. Each title in this series contains color photos, excerpts from primary documents, and back m…

The Discover Your True North Fieldbook: A Personal Guide to Finding Your Authentic Leadership (J-B Warren Bennis Series)A personal guide for becoming an authentic leader Whether you are just starting your leadership journey or leading a large organization, The Discover Your True North Fieldbook will help you find your leadership purpose, that internal Compass that provides direction and keeps you oriented—your True North. Through a series of reflective exercises, this Fieldbook helps you become a better leader by learning to be a more authentic one. This Fieldbook both personalizes and unlocks the central lesso…

Cultural Globalization and Celebrating Diversity (United Nations: Leadership and Challenges in a Global World)The approach the United Nations takes in supporting cultural diversity is explored in this volume. From health care and poverty reduction to environmental stewardship and protecting religious freedomthe UN plays an important role in supporting the welfare of peoples around the world. Cultural Globalization and Celebrating Diversity will help students understand the ways the UN performs this vital function. Each title in this series contains color photos, excerpts from primary documents, and back…

EU Leadership in Energy and Environmental Governance: Global and Local Challenges and Responses (International Political Economy Series)This edited collection focuses on the impact of the changing global distribution of power on the EU’s energy policy and ability to project its approach to energy-related issues abroad. It maps the EU’s changing position on global energy, the impact of various factors on its energy policy, and its relations with Russia, China, the USA and Brazil….

The Virtues of Leadership: Contemporary Challenges for Global ManagersIn a globalized world, where multinational companies have extensive power over a huge number of other organizations and millions of people, building positive organizational performance requires global leaders with virtues. Organizations, especially multinational ones, may be crucial engines of social and economic progress; global leaders’ virtues and character strengths may be strong drivers of such an endeavour. One cannot demand of them that they be morally pure or that they assume responsibil…

Managing the Risk of Fraud and Misconduct: Meeting the Challenges of a Global, Regulated and Digital EnvironmentPraise for Managing the Risk of Fraud and Misconduct: Meeting the Challenge of a Global, Regulated, and Digital Environment “This book belongs on any desk where fraud and misconduct threaten. It is bristling with the kind of detail this field truly needs. Written by leading pros at the top of their game, its soup-to-nuts advice matches solutions to problems. Read it once to gain broad insight; come back again and again to manage particular risks.” Thomas Donaldson, Professor of Legal Studi…

21 Success Sutras for CEOs: How Global CEOs Overcome Leadership Challenges in Turbulent Times to Build Good to Great OrganizationsThis book contains the case studies with inspiring examples and illustrations of successful CEOs including Jack Welch, Alan Mulally, Lou Gerstner, Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, Richard Branson, Carlos Ghosn, Steve Jobs, Jeff Bezos, Herb Kelleher, John Mackey, Tony Hsieh, Lakshmi Niwas Mittal, Carly Fiorina, and political leaders including, Abraham Lincoln, and Lee Kuan Yew. In the words of Marshall Goldsmith A Thinkers 50 Top Ten Global Business Thinker and top-ranked executive coach, “Are …