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Power distance among leaders in tourism

Abdul Hamid, Nur Atiqah and Mokhtar, Nor Zainiyah Norita and Chung, Jaime/Ji-Hye (2017) Power distance among leaders in tourism. In: The IRES - 238th International conferences on Economics and Social Sciences (ICESS), 10th July 2017, - 2017-08-10#Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The purpose of this study is to explore the influence of power distance on leadership in tourism industry. This paper aimed to understand behaviours in leadership conducts and the aspects of power distance affecting these behaviours. The findings of the paper depict that where power distance is concerned, a leader in the tourism industry needs to be someone who is evasive and a win/win problem solver.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Speech/Talk)
Additional Information: 3543/60152
Uncontrolled Keywords: Power Distance, Leadership, Tourism Industry, Behaviours
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Languages and Management
Depositing User: Nor Zainiyah Norita Mokhtar
Date Deposited: 12 Sep 2019 16:13
Last Modified: 12 Sep 2019 16:15
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/60152

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