Innovation and Shifting Perspectives in Management Education

Innovation and Shifting Perspectives in Management Education

Neeta Baporikar (HP-GSB, Namibia University of Science and Technology, Namibia)
Indexed In: SCOPUS
Release Date: October, 2016|Copyright: © 2017 |Pages: 352
ISBN13: 9781522510192|ISBN10: 1522510192|EISBN13: 9781522510208|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-1019-2


Effective education and training is essential to the positive development of a manager in corporate or organizational settings. In order to stay abreast of current management trends, it is necessary to implement new perspectives and technologies being utilized in the field.

Innovation and Shifting Perspectives in Management Education features a comprehensive assessment of the complexities present in management training programs in educational settings. Highlighting best practices and real-life experiences within the field, this book is an essential reference source for practitioners, policy makers, undergraduate and graduate students, academics, managers, and professionals.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Academic Leadership
  • Creativity
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Ethical Challenges
  • Global Leadership
  • Management Models
  • Service Quality

Reviews and Testimonials

Editor Neeta Baporikar presents readers with a collection of academic essays and scholarly articles investigating the complexities present in contemporary management programs due to rapid technological innovation and shifting social perspectives. The twelve contributions that make up the main body of the text are devoted to management education and leadership styles, responsible global leadership, evaluating higher education institutions through agency and resource-capabilities theories, and other related subjects. The editor is a faculty member of Namibia University of Science and Technology.

– Protoview Reviews

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Neeta Baporikar is currently Director/Professor (Business Management) at Harold Pupkewitz Graduate School of Business (HP-GSB), Namibia University of Science and Technology, Namibia. Prior to this she was Head-Scientific Research, with Ministry of Higher Education CAS-Salalah, Sultanate of Oman, Professor (Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship) at IIIT Pune and BITS India. With more than a decade of experience in industry, consultancy and training, she made a lateral switch to research and academics in 1995. Dr. Baporikar holds D.Sc. (Management Studies) USA, PhD in Management, University of Pune INDIA with MBA (Distinction) and Law (Hons.) degrees. Apart from this, she is also an External Reviewer, Oman Academic Accreditation Authority, Accredited Management Teacher, Qualified Trainer, Doctoral Guide and Board Member of Academics and Advisory Committee in accredited B-Schools. Reviewer for international journals, she has to her credit 5 conferred doctorates, several refereed research papers, and authored books in the area of Entrepreneurship, Strategy, Management and Higher Education.