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Leadership & Organisations

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published: 01 Jan 1987

  • Topic: Leadership & Organisations
  • Industry: Insurance; Banking
  • Region: Europe

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Abstract:
Deals with the strategic turnaround of one of the largest insurance companies in Denmark. It describes how, after a severe crisis, a new leader comes on board and, with the help of a selected management team, instigates a new management philosophy and changes the almost bankrupt company into a multibusiness, multinational financial service group.

Pedagogical Objectives:
To highlight the role of leadership in crisis situations.

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published: 01 Jan 1987

  • Topic: Leadership & Organisations
  • Industry: Insurance; Banking
  • Region: Europe
published: 01 Jan 1983

  • Topic: Leadership & Organisations
  • Region: North America

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Abstract:
Pierre Dux has been passed over for a series of promotions. His success in sponsoring and promoting an organisational innovation is described.

Pedagogical Objectives:
To consider the impact of organisational innovation on the career of sponsors of the innovation; to highlight key elements in the conception and implementation of an organisational innovation.

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