UK plc needs better management and leadership

July 2002
Management Services;Jul2002, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p3
Academic Journal
The 'Managers and Leaders: Raising the Game' survey of supply managers and leaders in Great Britain pinpoints management and leadership as a key factor holding back the performance of British companies and offers an action to create a world-class management culture. The survey also focuses on a significant mismatch between the supply and demand of management and leadership development, and suggests many interventions. Despite discovering evidence of world class best practice in some leading organizations, the report claims that there is much more that needs to be done to prod all enterprises to develop the full potential of their managers and leaders. In addition, the report warns that the need for stronger management and leadership abilities will escalate as the pace of change escalates, and as consumers and other stakeholders demand better performance.


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