CASE STUDY –Power & Politics

CASE STUDY –Power & Politics The Politics of Backstabbing Scott Rosen believed that he was making progress as an assistant manager of a financial-services company—until he noticed that his colleague, another assistant manager, was attempting to push him aside. On Read More …

CASE STUDY-ISSUES IN LEADERSHIP-Generation Gap: Mentor and Protégés

As a generation of baby boomers nears retirement, many are mentoring their future replacements, Generation Xers. Some boomers have found the process difficult. William Slater, a 47-year old computer engineer who participates in his company’s formal mentoring program, has had Read More …

CASE STUDY-Personality and Values – The Rise and Fall of Carly Fiorina

For a long time, Carleton S. (“Carly”) Fiorina was one of the best-known CEO’s in the world. Brought in as Hewlett-Packard’s (HP) CEO in 1999, Fiorina was instantly recognisable for her charisma, visibility, and aggressiveness. Practically every OB book (including Read More …