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Four ‘domains’ of career success: how managers in Nigeria evaluate career outcomes
Using an exploratory qualitative approach based on in-depth interviews with 38 junior and middle managers, and informed by institutional theory, this article explores how Nigerian managersExpand
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The Adoption of Formal HRM Practices by Small Firms in Africa
Several studies in the extant literature indicate that there is a significant relationship between Human Resource Management (HRM) practices and firm performance (Arthur, 1994; MacDuffie, 1995;Expand
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Identifying Business Opportunities
One of the major reasons for entrepreneurs' failure is poor analysis before investment. This article reviews the essential elements for success: a unique business idea, a business concept that makesExpand
Change Leadership in Developing Countries
Introduction 1. Organizational Change in the African Context 2. The Drivers of Change 3. The Change Vision 4. The Change Target - What to Change 5. Success Measures 6. Pace and Sequence of Change 7.Expand
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Riding the waves of change
Building the team, Chantal Epie : book review
Extracted from text ... 237 BOOK REVIEW - by Dr. Franca Ovadje Lagos Business School BUILDING THE TEAM by Chantal Epie In 1939, Chester Barnard wrote in his classic book, The Functions of theExpand
How CEOs get in the way of organizational change and what they can do about it
Environment changes are forcing many organizations to adapt or die. In the banking industry for example, structural adjustment led to deregulation and the influx of new players. The StructuralExpand