Professor Øyvind L Martinsen, head of leadership and organisational behaviour at the BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo, together with colleague Professor Lars Glasø, surveyed the personality traits of more than 2,900 managers and found that female leaders scored higher than men in most of the five categories measured.
The vote to leave the European Union and the election of Donald Trump as president of the US meant that 2016 was a traumatic year. Dr Amy Armstrong looks at how leaders can use these uncertain times as opportunities to learn and develop.
The majority of organisations say it is crucial to have the right leadership in place for success, yet only 15% feel they're developing their managers properly. How can this be addressed?
Additional information on the law on training obligations for local authority employers, including Green Book provisions and the Local Government Workforce Strategy. To be read in conjunction with the general information on the law on employers' training obligations.
Coaching programmes can deliver a broad range of valuable benefits - including improved business performance - if they have support at leadership level and the buy-in of employees, according to XpertHR research.
Although eight employers in 10 use line managers as coaches, many have concerns about their competence in this area, according to XpertHR research.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to leadership training.