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This is what makes a good leader & a better team


• Leadership means more than financial results. • Praise creates a self-reinforcing cycle that promotes better performance. • The leader must serve the team and enable its growth. After 15 years in leadership roles in different organizations and countries –...

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Leadership in Extremes


Ein Business Lunch powered by MAYDELL Advice über das Zusammenspiel von humanitären Expeditionen und unternehmerischer Führung. Die erste Veranstaltung von „Leaders for Purpose“ fand im Juni 2016 in Wien statt. Christoph von Toggenburg, Senior Manager und...

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The Economics of Effective Leadership


What do economists know about leadership? The answer – surprisingly, for a field prone to make bold behavioral predictions and policy recommendations covering almost every facet of human activity – is, “rather little.” The concept of leadership,...

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The art of leading


Leadership is the art of leading. However, not every manager is a leader, as the terms “leadership” and “management” are often confused.

 To me, management is the ability to manage, control, and make optimal use of the people,...

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What makes a great leader


The list of publications regarding “leadership “seems to be never-ending. How many exceptional examples should we be seeing in politics or economics, in scientific, religious, or other societal leadership roles? Leadership is a prominent quality and...