Respecting people, recognizing their contributions and trusting them enough to let them take the initiative is a common thread that runs through all the articles in this edition of IESE Insight magazine. Indeed, it is what facilitates entrepreneurship. As our authors show, the best managers empower and lead by example, not just control.
Kolarova, Lenka; Dávila, Antonio; Johnson, Rob; Kelly, Peter
Invented in the United States, search funds are a growing phenomenon overseas. Partnering with Stanford Graduate School of Business, IESE is conducting a biennial study of international search funds. Its latest results show promise in Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa.
Elvira, Marta; Visintin, Stefano
Spain's labor market is gaining in dynamism as staff flexibility increases, according to the first labor dynamism index (LDI) compiled by IESE and Meta4, based on company data. Tracking job-turnover trends, the LDI aims to help managers make more informed staffing decisions to keep pace with change.
Leadership and People Management
Anderson, Cameron; Brion, Sebastien
Ferrándiz, Luis; Fernández-Velilla, Rosa; Villanueva, Julián
García Castro, Roberto; Aguilera, R.