Women and Leadership: Opportunities for Women Managing E-Businesses

Alfred Akakpo, Stella Xu

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Abstract

This case study discusses the opportunities and challenges that women in senior management roles face in e-business organisations. The focus is on Alibaba, China’s biggest e-commerce company. Students are asked to evaluate the company’s strengths and weaknesses in its journey to encourage women in leadership, within the context of broader issues of gender equality.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSage Publications
PublisherSAGE Publications
Pages1-16
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9781526444936
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2 Jan 2018

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Akakpo, A., & Xu, S. (2018). Women and Leadership: Opportunities for Women Managing E-Businesses. In Sage Publications (pp. 1-16). SAGE Publications. https://doi.org/10.4135/9781526444936

Women and Leadership: Opportunities for Women Managing E-Businesses. / Akakpo, Alfred; Xu, Stella.

Sage Publications. SAGE Publications, 2018. p. 1-16.

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Akakpo, A & Xu, S 2018, Women and Leadership: Opportunities for Women Managing E-Businesses. in Sage Publications. SAGE Publications, pp. 1-16. https://doi.org/10.4135/9781526444936
Akakpo A, Xu S. Women and Leadership: Opportunities for Women Managing E-Businesses. In Sage Publications. SAGE Publications. 2018. p. 1-16 https://doi.org/10.4135/9781526444936
Akakpo, Alfred ; Xu, Stella. / Women and Leadership: Opportunities for Women Managing E-Businesses. Sage Publications. SAGE Publications, 2018. pp. 1-16
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