Publication Type

Magazine Article

Publication Date

2010

Abstract

The article explores how business school deans can lead their organizations forward in an era of persistent challenges and global tension. It suggests business schools to rise to the challenge of seeking solutions for the shortcomings that have been revealed. It recommends deans to bolster their own leadership skills to provide their institutions with clear governance. It outlines several key responsibilities of deans including environmental scanning, issue diagnosis, and power mobilization.

Keywords

Business schools, deans, university administration

Discipline

Business | Higher Education

Research Areas

Strategy and Organisation

Publication

Global Focus: The EFMD Business Magazine

Volume

4

Issue

3

First Page

14

Last Page

17

ISSN

1784-2344

Publisher

European Foundation for Management Development

Creative Commons License

Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License.

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