Learning leadership from Barack Obama: A short case study.

Western, Simon (2008) Learning leadership from Barack Obama: A short case study. Management Online Review, Novemb . ISSN 1996-3300 Full text available

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In a recent case study I asked if America would vote for a Messiah Leader (Management Online REview, Feb 2008), well the answer has been a huge yes. In that case study I argued that it wasn’t enough to be a Messiah leader, that promising hope, being charismatic and a wonderful orator was never going to deliver on its own. So what took Barack Obama to the Whitehouse and what leadership lessons can be learnt from his victory?

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Management & Economics > Leadership - Social Behaviour
Management & Economics > Leadership - Personnel Management
Department/People: Tavistock Consultancy Service
URI: https://repository.tavistockandportman.ac.uk/id/eprint/244

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