Contemporary issues and emerging themes in leadership

Wiesner, Retha (2008) Contemporary issues and emerging themes in leadership. In: Super leaders of Australia. Super Leaders of Australia. Carmen Parnos, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 25-41. ISBN 9780646486352

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The 21st century brings a diverse set of challenges which are fundamentally changing the way organisations are operating. These challenges are the result of times of uncertainty and insecurity caused by rapid changes in the external and internal environments of organisations. In view of this competitive reality faced by Australian leaders, the following question could be asked: what are some of the contemporary issues and emerging themes in leadership? The objective of this chapter is to address some of the answers to this question.

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Item Type: Book Chapter (Commonwealth Reporting Category B)
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Permanent restricted access to paper due to publishers copyright restrictions.
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business - School of Management and Marketing
Date Deposited: 21 Mar 2010 11:18
Last Modified: 14 Sep 2016 03:14
Uncontrolled Keywords: leadership trends; leadership challenges; Australia
Fields of Research : 17 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences > 1701 Psychology > 170107 Industrial and Organisational Psychology
15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1503 Business and Management > 150304 Entrepreneurship
15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 1503 Business and Management > 150312 Organisational Planning and Management
Socio-Economic Objective: B Economic Development > 91 Economic Framework > 9104 Management and Productivity > 910402 Management

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