INTERNATIONAL IMMERSION

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Leadership education does not occur in a vacuum. Meta messages about how leaders should behave and how they can succeed are at least as important as the content of the lectures, trainings and readings a leadership candidate undertakes. Through immersion in Nordic culture and values, Scholars are surrounded with societal messaging about personal autonomy coupled with societal responsibility, about collaboration and human-centered decision making. 

 

“There is a research tradition surrounding leadership, which is based on individuals being gradually and unconsciously imprinted with values and beliefs on how leaders should behave and what characteristics a leader candidate must possess.”

- Nordic Leadership, Analysis No. 2/2018 The Nordic Council of Ministers