The Future of Leadership

Addressing Complex Global Issues

Editors: Thakkar, Bharat S. (Ed.)

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  • -Looks at the global leadership skills and attributes that are needed to address the biggest issues of the 21st century, such as climate change and poverty
  • -Proposes investing in the development of human capital in order to overcome the effects of automation on employment
  • -Displays how technological advances can be used in future leadership trends
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About this book

This book deals with leadership trends in the next decade and beyond. It critically examines how knowledge management can be used to address emerging societal and business issues, such as sustaining complex product quality, controlling automation generated unemployment, increasing cyber insecurity in virtual workforce environment, and unstable government and market trends. These issues require unique leadership qualities to be effective in extremely challenging business and socio-political environments.

Included among the topics explored by the authors in this book are: investment for the development of diverse human capital, use of data analytics for performance improvement, declining demographic dividends in population deficient areas, and globally increasing women and minority education and employment.

Scholars in business and economics, and managers in industry and government will find this book to be a valuable resource in exploring new directions for the future development of leadership.

About the authors

Bharat Thakkar, Ph.D., is CEO, PREM Group, Inc., a Consulting Firm in Wheaton, Illinois, USA. He has expertise in design of systems packaging, reliability management, and heavy machinery manufacturing management using design of experiments.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)
  • A Brief History and the Future of Leadership

    Pages 1-14

    Ahmad, Aqueil

  • The Quest for a Paradigm Shift in Leadership for the Next Decade and Beyond

    Pages 15-37

    Daniels, Lydia M.

  • Leadership in Indian High-tech Start-ups: Lessons for Future

    Pages 39-91

    Deepal Joshi, (et al.)

  • Complexity: The Tipping Point for Leadership

    Pages 93-124

    Ram, Kadambari

  • Leadership in the Next Decade and Beyond: The Challenges of Managing Cities in Developing Economies

    Pages 125-143

    Adanri, Adebayo A.

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eBook 95,19 €
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Hardcover 124,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-73869-7
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Softcover 119,59 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Future of Leadership
Book Subtitle
Addressing Complex Global Issues
Editors
  • Bharat S. Thakkar
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-73870-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-73870-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-73869-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-08876-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVII, 277
Number of Illustrations
30 b/w illustrations
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