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Introduction: Digitalization and Why Leaders Need to Take It Seriously

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We are living in an era of unprecedented change and transformation. Never before have we and our cumulative knowledge evolved in such a rate as what we can observe today. Today’s leaders need to proactively respond to many challenges that result from the ‘new normal’ we live in; that is the VUCA world—a world that is volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous. Among various drivers of this VUCA world is digital technology.

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  • Leadership Need
  • VUCA World
  • Digital Overload
  • Downside Effects
  • Effective Corporate Culture

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Vogel, P., Hultin, G. (2018). Introduction: Digitalization and Why Leaders Need to Take It Seriously. In: Thomson, P., Johnson, M., Devlin, J. (eds) Conquering Digital Overload. Palgrave Macmillan, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-63799-0_1

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