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dc.contributor.advisorGonzález Pérez, María Alejandra
dc.coverage.spatialMedellín de: Lat: 06 15 00 N degrees minutes Lat: 6.2500 decimal degrees Long: 075 36 00 W degrees minutes Long: -75.6000 decimal degreeseng
dc.date.available2015-06-03T15:55:05Z
dc.date.issued2014
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10784/5412
dc.description.abstractThis manuscript describes both an International Business and International Management research project by the Children’s University (Universidad de los Niños) at Universidad EAFIT aiming to determine the impacts of personal internationally travelling on successful local business leaders -- The purpose in this project is to advance a framework for future research aimed at enhancing our understanding of why people who has regularly travelled abroad for any reasons, either personal or professional, makes them better leaders than others who have not -- Children within age 14 and 17 year old participating in this project were motivated to study the relationship between travelling experiences and business leadership, with the proposition that travelling implies a leap of faith to new experiences and opening horizons, which could be capitalized at the workplace and at the business environment -- The research was exploratory and qualitative in nature -- Data was collected through interviews and the sample was convenience, focusing on high ranked academics and university managers using an open-ended interview format -- Interviewees were asked about their travelling experiences and their interaction with different cultures and if they perceived that a person who travels can become better leader -- This research paper concentrates on two main variables as the cornerstones, which are leadership and culture -- In the findings and discussion sections, this research paper illustrates that people that has more interaction with culture is a better leaderspa
dc.language.isospaspa
dc.publisherUniversidad EAFITspa
dc.subjectLideresspa
dc.subjectFormación de lideresspa
dc.subjectLideres empresarialesspa
dc.titleTraveling, intercultural experiences, and managerial leadership: are international travelers better leaders?spa
dc.typeinfo:eu-repo/semantics/masterThesis
dc.typemasterThesiseng
dc.rights.accessrightsinfo:eu-repo/semantics/openAccesseng
dc.publisher.programMaster in International Business (MIB)spa
dc.subject.lembLIDERAZGOspa
dc.subject.lembEDUCACIÓN INTERCULTURALspa
dc.subject.lembCOMUNICACIÓN INTERCULTURALspa
dc.subject.lembLENGUAJE Y CULTURAspa
dc.subject.lembRECURSOS HUMANOSspa
dc.subject.lembCOMPETITIVIDADspa
dc.subject.lembINTERACCIÓN CULTURALspa
dc.subject.lembAPRENDIZAJE EXPERIMENTALspa
dc.subject.lembCONOCIMIENTOspa
dc.subject.lembAPTITUD CREADORAspa
dc.publisher.departmentEscuela de Administración. Departamento de Negocios Internacionalesspa
dc.creator.degreeMagíster en Negocios Internacionalesspa
dc.type.localTesis de Maestríaspa
dc.subject.keywordLeadershipspa
dc.subject.keywordIntercultural communicationspa
dc.subject.keywordLanguage and culturespa
dc.subject.keywordManpowerspa
dc.subject.keywordCompetitivenessspa
dc.subject.keywordCultural interactionspa
dc.subject.keywordExperimental Learningspa
dc.subject.keywordKnowledgespa
dc.rights.localAcceso abiertospa
dc.date.accessioned2015-06-03T15:55:05Z
dc.type.hasVersionacceptedVersioneng
dc.contributor.authorRestrepo Cardona, Alfonso


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