Leadership is presented as an interdisciplinary and applied branch of knowledge that studies various aspects of this phenomenon in the context of society and culture, organization, and personal development. The approaches to understanding leadership and management are disclosed, classical and modern theories of leadership, issues of global and female leadership, the interaction of a leader and followers, the relationship of power and influence, the personality and competencies of a modern leader are examined. Each chapter of the textbook is accompanied by a workshop: questions for self-examination, tasks for group discussion and individual reflection, examples from the life of business leaders. Homework topics, glossary are suggested. It complies with the current requirements of the Federal State Educational Standard for Higher Education. The textbook is intended for students studying in the areas of "Management", "Personnel Management" and other socio-economic areas.
The last years are characterized by increase of interest in the logistics of city transport systems (city logistics) representing the complex of logistic decisions, actions and processes. In the manual methodological bases of control of regional transport logistic systems of city level are explained. The main attention is paid to the theory and methodology of control of logistic systems of city passenger traffic, and also planning methods and simulations of city transport systems. The manual is addressed to the bachelors and masters studying on economic specialties, and also the teachers, graduate students, the managers studying and applying the modern optimization methods of business processes in transport systems.