African Journal of
Business Management

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Bus. Manage.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1993-8233
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJBM
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 4138

Full Length Research Paper

Transformative thinking for business leaders in the 21st Century

Allan Doyle Mududa Bukusi
  • Allan Doyle Mududa Bukusi
  • Africa Leadership and Social Development Center, Kenya.
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  •  Received: 28 August 2020
  •  Accepted: 10 December 2020
  •  Published: 31 December 2020

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