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Leadership as a vocation

Guido Houben

Leadership as a vocation

celebrating the 25th anniversary of the McCloy Program at Harvard University

by Guido Houben

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Published by Nomos in Baden-Baden .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGuido Houben, Tim Maxian Rusche (eds.).
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD57.7 .L4316 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination221 p. :
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24491751M
ISBN 103832937471
ISBN 109783832937478
LC Control Number2009499453
OCLC/WorldCa251186875

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  10 Must-Read Books To Develop Your Leadership Skills. roles and job functions to uncover how women navigate the leadership maze. The book is a valuable resource with tools and information to Author: Forbes Coaches Council. LEADERSHIP AS A VOCATION Introduction Leadership is one of the complex issues in any management when it comes to the way leaders approaches the issue of management. It is undeniable that it is so hard to find a successful business headed by a leader who lacks the essential skills required for the success of any institution. This paper seeks to analyse the .

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