FT business books: July edition

FT business books: July edition

‘Backstage Leadership: The Invisible Work of Highly Effective Leaders’, by Charles Galunic The late organisational theorist James March, who happened to teach Charles Galunic at Stanford, used to say that leadership was a delicate combination of “poetry and plumbing”. Galunic’s book does not neglect the poetry. He writes well about the responsibility of leaders to […]

Q&A: Is business school good value for money?

Q&A: Is business school good value for money?

Is business school good value for money? This is not just about the six-figure expense of returning to full-time study for an MBA programme — NYU Stern, for example, estimates costs of $233,000 over two years. It applies more widely to anyone thinking about attending...