publication . Article . 2017

Investigating the expectations of business management students as future leaders regarding the influence of leadership on organisational strategy: A survey at a South African tertiary institution

Bornman, Dawid A.J.;
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  • Published: 01 Oct 2017 Journal: Acta Commercii (issn: 2413-1903, eissn: 1684-1999, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: AOSIS
Abstract
Orientation: Unpredictable technology changes challenge how organisations operate in the global competitive business environment. Organisational strategy needs to be flexible, a capability that is impossible to achieve without effective leadership. Research purpose: To investigate the expectations of first year undergraduate business management students at a South African tertiary institution towards leadership and to what extent leadership influences organisational strategy. Motivation for the study: The results of this study contribute towards: (1) providing insight as to how possible future business leaders are expected to behave in order to have an imp...
Subjects
free text keywords: Management. Industrial management, HD28-70, HF5001-6182, Business, Business management, transactional leadership, undergraduate students., emergent strategy, survey, expectations organisational strategy, deliberate strategy, transformational leadership
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publication . Article . 2017

Investigating the expectations of business management students as future leaders regarding the influence of leadership on organisational strategy: A survey at a South African tertiary institution

Bornman, Dawid A.J.;