Effective Business in the Gulf
By Nicolai Tillisch
This is an everyman’s guide to business leadership in the Gulf Cooperation Council Region. The book endeavors to help executives make use of the rich opportunities available in the region, and to improve their leadership skills in an effective way. The business and cultural environment of the Gulf is unique, and examples from real, successful businesses in this book illustrate the various factors involved and the skills leaders should master to achieve success.
The are four questions that you should ask yourself in order to assemble your “personal mosaics”. The answers to these questions will be unique to you and will guide you towards gaining more success and thereby also better contributing to the region’s prosperity.
Mosaic is chosen as a metaphor due to its special role in the Middle East, with the long tradition of geometry and the absence of figurative art. The pieces symbolize the abundant opportunities open to you and the challenges facing you as a business leader. Through reflection and focus you can put together the pieces that are most important to you to form your own approach. Aimed at both the expatriate and the local business community, and starting with a perspective on business in the region to then zoom in on your special situation. This book is a valuable tool to anyone aspiring to become a business leader in the gulf and identify a personal style or model of leadership.
2012, paperback,144 pages 8.75" x 6.0"