"A holistic approach to business education"
To create responsible leaders of the future, business schools need to adopt a more holistic approach to education. This blog was written in honor of the late Dominque Héau, Professor of Business Policy at INSEAD and Associate Dean for INSEAD’s Executive-MBA Programme. Manfred Kets de Vries was also named the first recipient of the Dominique Héau Award for Inspiring Educational Excellence.
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"Business schools and a holistic approach to education"
To create responsible leaders of the future, business schools need to adopt a more holistic approach to education. To what degree are business educators helping to transform individuals and improve and influence business practice?
Published on 5 Jan, 2016
"Let's talk about sex in the boardroom"
Manfred Kets de Vries explores whether sex and man’s unconscious drive for survival are keeping women locked out of the C-suite.
Published on 13 May, 2015
"Forgiveness and the art of reconciliation"
This blog entry explores the ability to forgive and the art of reconciliation.
Published on 8 Jul, 2013
"Executive programs for long-term leadership development"
This essay describes the design of transformational executive programs in the long-term development of leaders, suggesting that being more deliberate and focused on leadership development requires revisiting traditional views of students’ expectations, curricula and pedagogies.
Published on 1 Sep, 2007
“Wealth doesn’t last more than three generations”
This blog looks at how successfully handing on a family business requires mastery not only of the business but also of the self.
Published on 1 Feb, 2017
"Managing the passive- aggressive leader"
This blog entry with the Harvard Business Review discusses challenge of managing passive-aggressives.
Published on 20 Feb, 2014
"Leadership development as a transitional journey"
This paper describes transitional leadership development programs as the beginning of a journey, and propose that for this type of program, an integrated collaborative approach to evaluation is logical and appropriate.
Published on 8 Mar, 2008
"Through coaching, a deeper interpersonal awareness will develop within executives with narcissistic tendencies, which can reduce their tendency to see the world in black and white."
In this last blog in our KDVI Blog Series on Narcissism, we explore how organisations can manage the downsides of employing narcissistic executives. In particular, we turn our attention to coaching as a means for getting the best out of narcissistic executives.
Published on 6 Jun, 2018
"Dreams as entry points to executive subconscious"
Published on 15 May, 2014
"Leadership programmes as catalyst for change"
This paper describes how people change using as their catalyst an executive leadership programme offered at INSEAD, an international business school in France.
Published on 6 Mar, 2002