Address given in shortened form at the occasion of accepting the appointment as Full Professor of organizational psychology at the Faculty of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam on Friday, October 5th, 2001

Inspirational leadership, Shackleton, performance and success, transformational leadership, vision and charisma
Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior (jel L2), Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting (jel M), Business Administration: General (jel M10)
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Copyright 2002, D.N. den Hartog, This report in the ERIM Report Series Research in Management is intended as a means to communicate the results of recent research to academic colleagues and other interested parties. All reports are considered as preliminary and subject to possibly major revisions. This applies equally to opinions expressed, theories developed, and data used. Therefore, comments and suggestions are welcome and should be directed to the authors.
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