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The impact of globalization on ethical leadership:a critical explanation from tawhidic paradigm

Nabi, Ashiqun and Sarif, Suhaimi Mhd (2012) The impact of globalization on ethical leadership:a critical explanation from tawhidic paradigm. In: International Conference on Leadership and Social Change in the Muslim World: Prospects and Challenges, 11-13 February 2012, Main Auditorium IIUM Gombak. (Unpublished)

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This paper explains the impact of globalization in ethical leadership. According to the theory, Globalization is an elimination of barriers to trade, communication, and cultural exchange. The theory behind globalization is that worldwide openness will promote the inherent wealth of all nations. The globalization includes in the four important areas (i.e. knowledge, business, government, and society) can give significant impact on ethical leadership. The study obtained the opinions of 25 MBA and MOM students from Graduate School of Management through a survey on the impact of globalization on ethical leadership. The study found that globalization has a significant impact on changing people’s perspective about the need to have ethical leadership in today’s transnational corporations. The informants viewed that the Tawhidic paradigm offers spiritual dimension to educate and nurture people to ethical and influential in leading the globalization and the future. Nevertheless, the results of the study are constrained by the size of the sample and robustness of the analysis.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Full Paper)
Additional Information: 3328/22284
Uncontrolled Keywords: globalization, ethical leadership, tawhidic paradigm
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HF Commerce > HF5001 Business. Business Administration > HF5387 Business ethics
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences > Department of Business Administration
Depositing User: Dr Suhaimi Mhd Sarif
Date Deposited: 29 Dec 2012 09:20
Last Modified: 29 Dec 2012 09:21
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/22284

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