Organizational Leadership and Natural Selection

Maccoby, Michael
September 2012
Research Technology Management;Sep/Oct2012, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p58
Academic Journal
The article discusses issues related to human natural selection and organizational leadership explored in the books "The Social Conquest of Earth," by biologist Edward O. Wilson and the "Steve Jobs," by Walter Isaacson. The author applies Wilson's theories about the natural selection of genes altruistic or individualistic genes and examples of leadership from Jobs' biography to explore the importance of collaboration in business. Other topics include individual motivation, organizational culture, and leadership styles.


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