When still waters become turbulent, everybody knows it is important to adjust the ship â€” the sails must be trimmed and loose objects tightened. If the storm continues it might be necessary to adjust the shipâ€™s course â€” and maybe even find more friendly seas to explore. Key Points â€¢ The skills and competencies required for leadership differ from those required for management. â€¢ Leaders require a deep understanding of trust and relationship management. â€¢ Leaders must challenge the status quo, look to the future and develop new ideas. â€¢ Business schools and universities have recognized the importance of developing leadership skills and competencies, and offer a broad range of education and training. â€¢ This education and training specifically focuses on learning by doing, and by connecting theory and practice, by using real life cases. â€¢ Business schools and universities constantly seek to improve their courses, and are always open to input and new ideas.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - Apr 2009|