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Leadership in a Changing World

  • Anatoly Zankovsky
  • Christiane von der Heiden
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Abstract

Today the problem of leadership is a popular issue not only in modern organizational life but also in society in general. The leadership disease has overtaken all continents, penetrating in all life spheres: education, sport, science, art, and even family relations. Companies and enterprises are striving to be a leader in the market, political parties pin hopes on new charismatic leaders, heads of democratic states and strong-hand dictators are equally well-disposed to be called “leaders”, as hasty journalists usually tag them. Whole countries and nations would be glad to acclaim themselves the leaders of the planet.

Keywords

Staff Member Common Goal Individual Goal Organizational Power Dialectical Approach 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anatoly Zankovsky
    • 1
  • Christiane von der Heiden
    • 2
  1. 1.Psychologisches InstitutMoskauRussia
  2. 2.Synercube GmbHLeverkusenGermany

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