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The Russian Management Model: Between Yesterday and Tomorrow

Author: Dmitriy A. Zhdanov, Cand. Sc. (Econ.), Associate Prof., Deputy Dean of Graduate School of Corporate Governance, Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA)

Abstract: The article reviews the ways to improve the Russian model of management and incorporate successful foreign practices into it. It is noted that today the European model is closer to the Russian one than any other. In this regard, the author compares the Russian and foreign management practices and emphasizes the opportunities to modify the domestic method. The author recommends the following priority steps to carry out such a modification: incorporating the potential of employees into the company management and using “soft management skills”.

Keywords: Management models in Russia and abroad, improvement of management practices, soft managerial skills