The Leadership Challenges Of James Riady Essay
1997 Words Aug 11th, 2014 8 Pages
James Riady is the Deputy Chairman of the Lippo Group, an Indonesian based conglomerate determined to expand internationally, especially in the US market, with interests in creating future social and economic investments with the local communities by funding for education and economic growth in the Indonesian communities. Management is the process by which an organisation combines and coordinates so as to effectively achieve organisational objectives by planning, organising, leading and controlling its resources. Planning involves deciding exactly what you want to accomplish and the best way to go about it (Dr John R. Schermerhorn Jr, Dr David Poole, Dr Alan Simon, & Ellen McBarron, 2014, p. 181)
Using the “The Leadership Challenges of James Riady case study” - (Dr John R. Schermerhorn Jr, Dr David Poole, Dr Alan Simon, & Ellen McBarron, 2014, p. 363) this report will identify the roles of management and the implementation of strategic planning within an organization. Furthermore, it will analyse relevant theories and functions of management, and recommend an appropriate course of action for the Lippo Group to improve its strategic planning and implementation.
Although James Riady has been well known for his success with international banking and many other forms of business with the Lippo Group worldwide, he continues to face a common problem in management. Riady’s lack of contingency planning on negative…