Being global : how to think, act, and lead in a transformed world / by Ángel Cabrera and Gregory Unruh
By: Cabrera, Angel.
Contributor(s): Unruh, Gregory.Publisher: Boston, M.A. : Harvard Business Review Press, 2012Description: 206 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9781422183229 (hbk).Subject(s): Leadership | GlobalisationDDC classification: 658.4/092
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Introduction: being global is not an option. it's an imperative -- Global leaders can be made: learning to connect, create and contribute -- Global mindset: connecting across cultures -- Global entrepreneurship: creating new value through divergence, convergence and networks -- Global citizenship: contributing to prosperity and value for all -- Conclusion: being global: a beginning - Appendix: crowdsourced wisdom on becoming a global leader
Defines a global leader as someone who can bring together people and resources across national, cultural and organisational boundaries. Outlines why global leadership is important and analyses the three core characteristics of global leaders. Discusses what readers can do to develop their global leadership skills.