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Developing Strategic Leadership The US Army War College Experience

Developing Strategic Leadership The US Army War College Experience Discusses US Army War College approach to including StrategicLeadership in its curriculum. Key aspects emerged from a preliminary,widely based conference the environment in which a leader mustfunction their tasks the competences they require. These are analysed.Competences are subdivided into personal characteristics robustness,tolerance of uncertainty, willingness to reopen decisions, viewingmistakes as new information, frames of reference to be wide, andspecific capabilities complex cognitive skills, persuasiveness, lateralnetworking. Compares effectiveness of academic with onthejoblearning, looks at learning methodologies and curriculum design issues,and the importance of practitioner mentoring. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal of Management Development Emerald Publishing

Developing Strategic Leadership The US Army War College Experience

Journal of Management Development , Volume 11 (6): 9 – Jun 1, 1992

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Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © Emerald Group Publishing Limited
ISSN
0262-1711
DOI
10.1108/02621719210018208
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Abstract

Discusses US Army War College approach to including StrategicLeadership in its curriculum. Key aspects emerged from a preliminary,widely based conference the environment in which a leader mustfunction their tasks the competences they require. These are analysed.Competences are subdivided into personal characteristics robustness,tolerance of uncertainty, willingness to reopen decisions, viewingmistakes as new information, frames of reference to be wide, andspecific capabilities complex cognitive skills, persuasiveness, lateralnetworking. Compares effectiveness of academic with onthejoblearning, looks at learning methodologies and curriculum design issues,and the importance of practitioner mentoring.

Journal

Journal of Management DevelopmentEmerald Publishing

Published: Jun 1, 1992

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