3rd edition of “Global Leadership” is now available!

The new edition of our book, “Global Leadership: Research, Practice, and Development” is now available.

It can be purchased here.

Call for Papers – Advances in Global Leadership (Volume 11)

Use the link below to access the call for papers for the upcoming volume of “Advances in Global Leadership” that I am co-editing with Joyce Osland and Lily Li. The theme is on developing global leadership skills in undergraduate, graduate, and executive education students. Traditional research papers on global leadership are also welcome! If you have any questions, contact Joyce, Lily, or Mark. Thanks!


Watch a SlideShare summary of my latest publication on Global Leadership

With some colleagues, I recently published an article in the premier journal of international business about how companies can better understand their global leadership needs. It is really short, and an excellent summary of the model we developed. Just click on the title below:

4 Leadership Profiles for your Multinational Company



Watch My Interview on WTCI about “Leadership in the Home”


I was interviewed by Julie Baumgartner on her program, “First Things First.” It aired on April 2, 2016. You can view it here: http://video.wtcitv.org/video/2365707821/


Seminar at Tennessee SHRM Conference

Dr. Mendenhall presented a seminar at the 2015 Tennessee SHRM Conference Meeting, entitled: “The Need for Global Leadership in Your Company,” at Chattanooga, TN on October 8, 2015.

Keynote Speech on Global Leadership at Indiana Tech

Dr. Mendenhall gave a keynote speech at the 2015 Fall Immersion Weekend at Indiana Tech, entitled: “The Past 5 Years in Global Leadership Research: “Where have we come from, where are we now, and where are we going?” on Friday, October 2, 2015.

Research award from Emerald Group Publishing

A paper that Dr. Mendenhall co-authored, “Measuring global leader intercultural competency: Development and validation of the Global Competencies Inventory (GCI)” and that was published in Advances in Global Leadership was selected as an Outstanding Author Contribution in the 2015 Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence. For more information, please see: http://www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/authors/literati/oac_2015.htm

Leadership Seminars at the Tennessee Aquarium

On April 21st and April 28th Dr. Mendenhall presented seminars to the managers and staff at the Tennessee Aquarium on the topic: “The Key Drivers of Leadership.”

International Business Council

On April 23, Dr. Mendenhall, along with Dr. Kathleen Wheatley, Dr. Lisa Burke-Smalley, and Elizabeth Bell from the UTC College of Business  gave presentations to the International Business Council at the Business Development Center (Incubator). They provided the attendees with an overview of the UTC College of Business graduate programs, international study programs, HR certification program, and how international business skills are developed in students at UTC.

Seminar at Chickamauga Battlefield

Dr. Mendenhall and Steve McCloud conducted a day long seminar on leadership decision-making at Chickamauga Battlefield with the members of the UTC College of Business Executive Education Program. For more information about the battlefield seminar click here