Leadership

Leadership

 
Leading Apple with Steve Jobs Elliot, Jay John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2012 Business Biographies, Leadership

Jay Elliot, a former senior vice president at Apple, worked hand in hand with Steve Jobs for many years. This close working relationship provided him with many insights into the genius that Jobs brought to the...

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Leading at a Higher Level Blanchard, Ken Financial Times Prentice Hall , 2007 Leadership, Personal Growth

Leaders in any realm of life can become self-serving when the driving reason for being in business is based solely on profit. While profit is a legitimate goal, neglecting to see leadership as part of a higher calling...

 
 
Leading at The Edge Perkins, Dennis N.T. | Holtman, Margaret P. | Murphy, Jillian B. AMACOM , 2012 Leadership

In Leading at The Edge, author Dennis N.T. Perkins and his co-authors explore the story of the 1914 British Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition led by Sir Ernest Shackleton aboard the ship Endurance as...

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Leading from the Emerging Future Scharmer, Otto | Kaufer, Katrin Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2013 Entrepreneurship, Leadership

Current ecological and financial disruptions in society have begun to make people question consumer culture and start thinking of the world in terms of deeper human needs. This shift in thinking is a driving force in...

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Leading in Times of Crisis Dotlich, David L. | Cairo, Peter C. | Rhinesmith, Stephen H. Jossey-Bass , 2009 Business Strategy, Change Management, Leadership, Management

The challenges facing leaders today continue to grow as the needs of investors, customers, and employees conflict with one another. Leading in Times of Crisis by David L. Dotlich, Peter C. Cairo, and...

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Leading Leaders Salacuse, Jeswald W. AMACOM , 2006 Leadership, Management, Personal Growth

Leaders are in for a new set of challenges when they are called upon to manage people who are themselves leaders. This challenge is particularly prevalent in “high talent” organizations made up of people with high...

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Leading Minds Gardner, Howard | Laskin, Emma BasicBooks , 1995 Leadership

In this era in which good leaders are sorely needed, Gardner’s intuitive diagnosis stands as a valuable contribution to the understanding of the essential nature and processes of leadership-it is a contribution that...

 
 
Leading on Purpose Thomas, Timothy I. | Tilden, Charles “Rip” Greenleaf Book Group Press , 2014 Leadership

Many businesspeople today grasp the intricacies of their industries, but they fall short in knowing how to lead their people to get their jobs done effectively. In Leading on Purpose, Timothy I. Thomas...

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Leading on the Edge Robertson, Rachael John Wiley & Sons Australia, Ltd. , 2014 Leadership

As Rachael Robertson embarked on her journey to be an Antarctic Expedition Leader at Australia’s Davis Station, it appeared on the surface that the odds were against her. She was only the second female expedition...

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Leading on the Edge of Chaos Murphy, Emmett C. | Murphy, Mark A. Prentice Hall Press , 2002 Change Management, Leadership, Management

According to Murphy and Murphy, the words volatile and chaotic perfectly describe the current economy, and every industry is affected. One day, events presage heart-stopping economic decline and, on the next, the...

 
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