Business Leadership and the Lessons from Sport

  • Authors
  • Hans Westerbeek
  • Aaron Smith

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Hans Westerbeek, Aaron Smith
    Pages 1-28
  3. Hans Westerbeek, Aaron Smith
    Pages 29-50
  4. Hans Westerbeek, Aaron Smith
    Pages 51-70
  5. Hans Westerbeek, Aaron Smith
    Pages 71-93
  6. Hans Westerbeek, Aaron Smith
    Pages 94-116
  7. Hans Westerbeek, Aaron Smith
    Pages 117-136
  8. Hans Westerbeek, Aaron Smith
    Pages 137-158
  9. Hans Westerbeek, Aaron Smith
    Pages 159-185
  10. Hans Westerbeek, Aaron Smith
    Pages 186-204
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 205-211

About this book

Introduction

Sport represents a very intense and dynamic form of competition for individuals and for teams. Many of the themes of business, including leadership, teamworking, mentoring and coaching, strategy, innovation, etc. occur in sport in a very acute and focused way and will determine success or failure. With the use of compelling international examples the authors show how sport provides crucial leadership lessons for business.

Keywords

business innovation marketing strategy

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230524415
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2005
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Business & Management Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-52422-8
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-52441-5
  • About this book
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