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Podcast 3: Practical Leadership and Management Wisdom

Organisational Success Podcast

Developing practical leadership and management wisdom : Research review with Sarah Smith In this episode we look at a research briefing around the topic of developing practical leadership and management wisdom Subscribe to the Oxford Review Podcast here Download the associated research briefing – The 8 primary features of practical leadership and management wisdom – Here […]

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Podcast Episode 2: Adaptive Leadership

Organisational Success Podcast

Adaptive Leadership – Interview with Mary Uhl-Bien, Professor of Management at the Dept. of Management, Entrepreneurship and Leadership at TCU in Fort Worth Texas. In this podcast we look at the concept of adaptive leadership and how to develop an adaptive or ambidextrous organisation. You can subscribe to the Organisational Success Academy Podcast here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id1365402050   Transcript: David Wilkinson:          […]

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Podcast Episode 1: Emotions, expectations and behaviour

Organisational Success Podcast

Interview with Maya Tamir about her research on Emotions, expectations and behaviour.   The linked research briefing can be downloaded here   Transcript: David Wilkinson:          So, welcome to The Oxford Review video podcast. Today, I’d like to welcome Maya Tamir. She’s in Israel, and she’s done a very interesting paper, you’ve got the briefing about […]

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Psychological contract: What they are and why they are critical

Psychological contract

What is a psychological contract? The term psychological contract refers to the often unspoken set of expectations and assumptions that two parties (employees and the organisation, its leaders and managers) have of each other about things like how they will behave and act. Examples Psychological contract breaches Development of the term References     Examples […]

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Organisational culture and history – a method of understanding mergers and acquisitions

Research Briefing

This week we also sent out the following research briefing to members. Keywords: organisational culture, research methods, history, oral histories, uncertainty, mergers and acquisitions Over the last 10-15 years the importance of understanding the organisational culture of merging organisations has come to the fore. Many failed mergers and acquisitions have been put down to cultural […]

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Positive Leadership and the 4 dilemmas of strategic timing

This week we sent members two brand new research briefings   The rise of Positive Organisational Leadership Keywords: positive organisational leadership, leadership, positive organisational scholarship, leadership development, positive deviance, organisational development Positive organisational scholarship is part of the recent interest in positive psychology and positive organisational development and refers to organisational approaches to developing a […]

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