In our leadership programme we focus on aligning the individual leaders intention with his or her behaviour and the importance of the power and skill dynamic (how to use power gracefully). Yet under pressure good intentions and common sense exit the arena.
Of all the management 'gurus' I have met and worked with, CK Prahalad will always stand tall. His sad and sudden departure recently has robbed the world not only of a great mind, but also of a great heart. I bid him farewell.
The research from the Grant Thornton International Business Report covers the opinions of over 7 400 business owners across 36 economies. Data is compared in this 2010 survey to that of stress data taken during 2005,2006 and 2007.