Leadership

Leadership

 
The AMA Handbook of Leadership Goldsmith, Marshall | Baldoni, John | McArthur, Sarah AMACOM , 2010 Leadership

In today’s constantly shifting global economy, effective leadership is more important than ever. In The AMA Handbook of Leadership, editors Marshall Goldsmith, John Baldoni, and Sarah McArthur present...

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Open Leadership Li, Charlene Jossey-Bass , 2010 Communication, Leadership, Technology

In today’s world of new social technologies, leaders must face a new reality: it is necessary to let go in order to succeed. Social technologies have made information sharing easy and free. As a result, they have...

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The Art of Engagement Haudan, Jim McGraw-Hill , 2008 Leadership

Every company has a mission statement, a vision, and goals they would like to achieve. Businesses continually create strategies to meet their goals and they seek the most forward-looking and innovative employees to...

 
 
Carrots and Sticks Don't Work Marciano, Paul L. McGraw-Hill , 2010 Leadership, Relationships

In researching his book, Carrots and Sticks Don’t Work, Paul L. Marciano planned to review 15 different theories on how to motivate people. What he discovered was that productivity was not increased by...

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Leading Outside the Lines Katzenbach, Jon R. | Khan, Zia Jossey-Bass , 2010 Leadership, Management, Relationships

There are two dividing beliefs in the business world: (1) the belief that companies should be run according to formal organizational standards, such as job responsibilities, costs, and means of communication, and (2)...

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Inspire! Champy, Jim FT Press , 2010 Leadership

Greed and dishonesty run rampant in the business world, and together they have created a nation of customers who are suspicious, frustrated, and fiercely independent. Furthermore, technology has made customers more...

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The Soul of the Corporation Bouchikhi, Hamid | Kimberly, John R. Wharton School Publishing , 2008 Leadership

In The Soul of the Corporation, authors Hamid Bouchikhi and John R. Kimberly provide leaders with the tools to understand, assess, and master the heart and soul of their companies, which they call the...

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Awesomely Simple Spence, John John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2009 Business Strategy, Leadership, Productivity

Any business will claim to have a vision for itself; it will also claim to have top talent, robust communications, and extreme customer focus. Likely though, its management gives itself higher marks in those areas than...

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The Why of Work Ulrich, Dave | Ulrich, Wendy McGraw-Hill , 2010 Leadership, Personal Growth

In The Why of Work, Dave and Wendy Ulrich contend that organizations that have found ways to engage their employees are rare in American industry. Most fail to transmit positive attitudes and define...

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The Manager's Guide to HR Muller, Max AMACOM , 2009 Human Resources, Leadership, Management

Management is a complex position. Beyond the actual supervising of employees, a task that employs all manner of leadership, communication and delegation skills itself, managers must also possess a firm grasp on the...

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