Cults – Characterized as having these four qualities:
A compelling and totalistic vision
A conversion process
A common culture
6 - Leadership and Values
Recent Poll of Senior Executives in the U.K., Germany, and France
Fewer than three in 10 French bosses – Were happy about decision challenges compared to half of German bosses and more than nine out of 10 business leaders in the U.K.
Nearly two-thirds of French bosses – One of the three best things about being a leader was “the freedom to make decisions with minimum interference.”
50 percent of German bosses and 70 percent of British bosses – The best thing about the job is developing talent in the company. Only 14 percent of French bosses rated it among the top three benefits of leadership.
French leaders – Three times more likely than the British and eight times more likely than German leaders to consider “being in a position of power” one of the best things about the job.