Management Education for Global Leadership

Management Education for Global Leadership

Neeta Baporikar (HP-GSB, Namibia University of Science and Technology, Namibia)
Indexed In: SCOPUS
Release Date: October, 2016|Copyright: © 2017 |Pages: 321
ISBN13: 9781522510130|ISBN10: 1522510133|EISBN13: 9781522510147|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-1013-0


An individual’s success as a manager is largely dependent on the effectiveness of the training and education they received. However, as new technologies and management techniques emerge within the field, it becomes necessary to evaluate ways to optimize management education programs.

Management Education for Global Leadership examines the complexities and challenges present in improvising the learning process in education programs. Highlighting real-life experiences, theoretical concepts, and practical applications within the field, as well as the role of information technologies in management education and training programs, this publication is a critical reference for scholars, practitioners, policy makers, students, politicians, and managers.

Topics Covered

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

  • E-Learning
  • Ethics
  • Holistic Approaches
  • Multicultural Orientations
  • Professional Integrity
  • Sustainability
  • Teacher Retention

Reviews and Testimonials

Baporikar presents readers with a collection of academic essays and scholarly articles focused on current and emerging trends in global leadership training for business management. The thirteen selections that make up the main body of the text are devoted to job satisfaction and teacher retention, holistic management education at Tanzanian Rural Development Planning Institute, the relevance of teaching values and ethics in management education, and a wide variety of other related subjects.

– 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.