New PDF release: Managerial Lives: Leadership and Identity in an Imperfect

By Stefan Sveningsson,Mats Alvesson

enterprises are frequently advanced and unwieldy, and plenty of managers have hassle in combining beliefs and optimistic identities with the complexities and imperfections of lifestyles. they're anticipated to be strategic and efficient, whereas while human and empathetic. This attractive ebook takes a clean examine managerial paintings as skilled and understood by means of managers. It examines the valuable tenets of managerial lifestyles, equivalent to the paintings expectancies that managers have, the importance they assign to diversified actions, and the problems that they face. It additionally takes a much wider view of operating existence by way of subordination within the managerial context. The theoretical fabric is supported via in-depth interviews with 13 managers from assorted organisations. This booklet will attract people with an curiosity in administration, and in management and id questions in sleek operating life.

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