Leadership Initiative

Leaders have always faced the job of inspiring others while making important decisions with incomplete information. Today's leaders are confronted with challenges and opportunities that have never been more dynamic or complex. We help leaders effectively understand and manage these forces.

More about the initiative

Test your leadership skills:
Strategic management
Rate yourself to discover resources to improve your strategic management skills.
Low High
Develops distinctive strategies to achieve competitive advantage
Translates broad strategies into specific objectives and action plans
Defines strategic issues clearly despite ambiguity
Aligns the organization to support strategic priorities

Pioneering Research

Our faculty members author numerous books, produce academic papers, and write an array of articles for general business publications.

  • 27 Feb 2017
  • HBS Working Knowledge

Reputation is Vital to Survival in Turbulent Markets

by Sean Silverthorne
  • New Case

Medtronic: Making the Big Leap Forward (A)

By: William W. George and Monica Baraldi