Leading Across Cultures: United Kingdom
Leading Across Cultures: Current Issues in the U.K. is part of a series of white papers focusing on leadership effectiveness in a variety of cultural setting. The authors explore the historical and cultural roots of leading effectively in the U.K. in the context of contemporary issues and changing expectations. Leadership in the U.K. is contrasted with leadership the U.S. In addion, the authors focus on contemporary challenges and how leadership in the U.K. is changing and should be changing in the context of globalization.
The white papers in the Leading Across Cultures series can be used as standalone reading/discussion vehicles or as a set to provide a compare-and-contrast type discussion. The series was created to be used in MBA and Executive Education teaching. The papers would fit well in an MBA-level leadership course or as a session in a management course. The papers are particularly appropriate for a course/class on global leadership.