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Leaders of paradoxes: 4 people-management types

by Jesse Segers on Apr 24, 2017 in: Leadership

In the blog series ‘Leaders of paradoxes’ Prof. Dr. Jesse Segers explains us what the invisible tensions are to what leaders get exposed. In the first part, he illustrated and defined 4 important...

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Which leadership style is most effective?

by Koen Marichal on Apr 11, 2017 in: Leadership

We were halfway through the leadership course. Paul was the kind of leader who knows every little thing about his trade. He was close to his colleagues, had a positive attitude and gave the group...

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Leaders of paradoxes: 4 important organizational types

by Jesse Segers on Apr 5, 2017 in: Leadership

In the blog series ‘Leaders of paradoxes’ Prof. Dr. Jesse Segers explains us what the invisible tensions are to what leaders get exposed. In this first part he illustrates which 4 important...

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Leaders of paradoxes

by Koen Marichal on Mar 23, 2017 in: Leadership

Tension, dilemmas, choices, conflicts, polarization... increasingly, organizational leaders find that their world is characterized by unsolvable, conflicting demands and expectations. This quickly...

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Are you ready to be a CEO? Ask yourself these 7 questions.

by Jesse Segers on Mar 17, 2017 in: Leadership

Professor Dr. Jesse Segers recently co-wrote an article in Management Team about whether it was better for companies to train in-house staff to be CEOs or whether to look externally to hire them....

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How do leaders stay balanced? The importance of reflection and introspection.

by Antwerp Management School on Feb 28, 2017 in: Leadership

In an article for the newspaper De Morgen, Jesse Segers turns the spotlight on CEOs. To avoid the pitfalls of power, according to him, a certain introspection is necessary. You need be able to get...

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The power of stories

by Karin Swiers on Feb 25, 2017 in: Leadership

In turbulent times we need leaders who can connect people. How do you do that? Great leaders are good storytellers per definition, but what makes them important? They have followers to whom the...

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