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Favorite HBR "Imagining the Future of Leadership" Post #7 (Beyond the American Model)

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Jan 26, 2011

Lan Lui's contribution challenges the universal model of leadership, emphasizing the importance of American scholars and leaders in particular integrating insights from cross-cultural inquiry into their assumptions. Leaders we have engaged in this project have identified the importance of cultural reference points linked not only to nationality, race, or ethnic origin, but to the many dimensions of life experiences different people bring to their work. Leaders, after all, are people.

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