Leadership

Leadership

 
The Pursuit of Something Better Esler, Dave | Kruger, Myra New Ridge Books , 2008 Business Strategy, Customer Focus, Leadership

In The Pursuit of Something Better, authors Dave Esler and Myra Kruger tell the story of U.S. Cellular’s revolutionary transformation under the leadership of CEO Jack Rooney. Rooney’s instrument of...

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Just Listen Goulston, Mark AMACOM , 2010 Communication, Leadership, Personal Growth, Relationships

Though the seemingly simple act of communication is as natural to humans as breathing and eating, every individual occasionally runs across someone else who is not easily “reachable.” In Just Listen,...

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Words That Work Luntz, Dr. Frank Hyperion Books , 2007 Communication, Leadership, Personal Growth

Communication is about the effective use of language in the context of understanding the audience. The best product or service can have a great slogan or advertisement, but the message fails if the communicator does...

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10 Steps to Successful Teams McClay, Renie ASTD Press , 2009 Leadership, Teams

Renie McClay's 10 Steps to Successful Teams provides advice and guidance for team leaders and team members who are charged with accomplishing tasks through collaborative...

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10 Steps to Successful Coaching Oberstein, Sophie ASTD Press , 2009 Leadership, Leadership Development, Personal Growth

Workplace coaching has gained in popularity, and it has evolved from being viewed as a punishment for poor performance to a perk for those being groomed for positions of greater responsibility. In 10 Steps to...

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Followership Atchison, Tom Health Administration Press , 2004 Health Care, Leadership, Management

For the last three decades healthcare workers have been adjusting to a new work environment—one that puts profits over people. Workers are unsure about their roles in the organization and many struggle to find meaning...

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Women Lead the Way Tarr-Whelan, Linda Berrett-Koehler Publishers , 2009 Diversity, Leadership

Linda Tarr-Whelan makes the case in Women Lead the Way that having more women leaders will make a positive difference for everyone. Their management skills and techniques match the 21st century...

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First In, Last Out Salka, John Portfolio Books , 2004 Leadership

Would the people who work for you follow you into a burning building? The Fire Department of the City of New York is one of the most effective...

 
 
Becoming the Evidence-Based Manager Latham, Gary P. Davies-Black Publishing , 2009 Leadership, Management

Like many skills, management is both an art and a science. The art of management is unique to an individual. The science of management, on the other hand, is based on empirical data and can be taught and replicated in...

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Strengths Based Leadership Rath, Tom | Conchie, Barry Gallup, Inc. , 2008 Leadership, Personal Growth

In Strengths Based Leadership, Tom Rath and Barry Conchie discuss the importance of identifying one’s natural strengths and how they fit into the four domains of leadership: Executing, Influencing,...

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