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Lessons in Destructive Leadership from Africa (2016)

Manfred Kets de Vries

"A large chair doesn’t make a king"

Africa is a cautionary example of the need for checks and balances against the abuse of power. Further research along this line can help African countries begin to educate and develop their young leadership base to produce more Mandelas and fewer Mugabes. Understanding how leadership can transform the vision and mission of countries can help governments re-instill pride, cultural understanding and peace between nations.

INSEAD Knowledge, 2016

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