Leadership

Leadership

 
Leadership Conversations Berson, Alan S. | Stieglitz, Richard G. Jossey-Bass , 2013 Leadership

Managers and executives face the same challenge: ensuring that newly promoted employees perform effectively. Unfortunately, these employees often struggle in their new positions because they continue to rely on...

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Ordinary Greatness Bilbrey, Pamela | Jones, Brian John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2009 Leadership, Management

As part of an experiment in context and perception, world renowned violinist Joshua Bell stood in a corner of a Washington D.C. metro station during the morning rush hour. Wearing street clothes, he pulled out his...

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Great Leaders Grow Blanchard, Ken | Miller, Mark Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2012 Leadership, Personal Growth

In Great Leaders Grow, best-selling business author Ken Blanchard teams with Chick-fil-A vice president Mark Miller to guide executives on the path to becoming great leaders. The authors assert that...

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The Secret Blanchard, Ken | Miller, Mark Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2014 Leadership, Teams

Written in the style of fiction, The Secret follows the story of Debbie Brewster as she tries to diagnose the troubles of her team. Recently appointed to her leadership position, Debbie finds herself...

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People Follow You Blount, Jeb John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2012 Leadership

People Follow You by Jeb Blount provides a framework for leading people in today’s high pressure workplace. The book describes seven guiding principles and five specific levers to help leaders improve...

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Creating Passion-Driven Teams Bobinksi, Dan The Career Press, Inc. , 2009 Leadership, Teams

Creating Passion-Driven Teams by Dan Bobinski is a how-to guide for managers and leaders to help them eliminate micromanaging, become stronger and more respected leaders, and increase the passion and...

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How Great Leaders Think Bolman, Lee G. | Deal, Terrence E. Jossey-Bass , 2014 Leadership

The distinction between a great leader and one who suffers through a difficult, short tenure has much to do with how the person sees both the world and his or her organization. In How Great Leaders Think...

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The Cult of the Leader Bones, Christopher John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2011 Leadership

In The Cult of the Leader, Christopher Bones argues that the cult that now surrounds leadership and leader development is dangerous, not just for business but for all of society. According to Bones,...

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The Power of Latino Leadership Bordas, Juana Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2013 Diversity, Leadership

In The Power of Latino Leadership, Juana Bordas argues that the characteristics embodied by U.S. Latinos ideally suit the demands of 21st-century leadership. Latinos’ long history as a multicultural...

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Mother Teresa, CEO Bose, Ruma | Faust, Lou Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2011 Business Biographies, Leadership, Social Responsibility

Mother Teresa, CEO is not the typical business book. Authors Ruma Bose, a former volunteer with Missionaries of Charity, and her mentor, Lou Faust provide insight for business leaders from an atypical...

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