Leadership

Leadership

 
Who Smart, Geoff | Street, Randy Ballantine Books , 2008 Human Resources, Leadership

Many companies focus their energies on the what – strategies, products, and processes that drive their business. Although important, what truly determines whether or not a company will thrive is the who – the...

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The Three Laws of Performance Zaffron, Steve | Logan, Dave Jossey-Bass , 2009 Leadership, Management, Productivity

In the work environment and at home, when things are not working, people struggle with which part of the problem to address first. However, the reason that fixing a problem often does not deliver the expected results,...

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Clear Leadership Bushe, Gervase R. Intercultural Press , 2009 Leadership, Management, Relationships

Every successful business leader understands that organizational success requires collaboration at all levels. Collaboration is no easy feat, however, as it hinges on a willingness to conduct...

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Leadership Without Borders Cohen, Ed John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2007 Global Business, Leadership, Management

Today, the working world is smaller and much more integrated. Home base for a business isn’t necessarily one’s home country, and leadership may often take business professionals out of their cultural comfort zones....

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Kiss Theory Good Bye Prosen, Bob Gold Pen Publishing , 2006 Customer Focus, Leadership, Management, Productivity

In the best-selling business book, Good to Great, readers discovered why some companies do well. In another best-seller, Execution, readers learned what some companies do well. And in Kiss...

 
 
How Seidman, Dov John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2008 Leadership, Management, Personal Growth

Krazy George Henderson, on an October day in 1981 at Oakland Stadium, invented the sweep of crowd enthusiasm now known as the Wave. His seemingly trivial feat of coordinating humans to work together toward a common...

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Wriston Zweig, Phillilp L. Crown Business , 1996 Business Biographies, Global Business, Leadership

In terms of intellectual and industry leadership and innovation, Walter Wriston deserves very high marks. While A. P. Giannini (Bank of America) and J. P. Morgan are in a league of their own for having started great...

 
 
Leadership and the Computer Boone, Mary E. Prima Publishing , 1991 Leadership, Technology

In Leadership and the Computer, sixteen of the most innovative top executives in America reveal how a hands-on relationship with their computer is radically improving their ability to lead effectively...

 
 
Taking Charge Smith, Perry M. Avery Publishing Group, Inc. , 1989 Leadership, Management

Smith offers 20 essential characteristics of a good leader, including such diverse elements as trust, technical competence, and humor. The majority of these characteristics fall into one of two traits: openness and...

 
 
The Domino Effect Vlcek Jr., Donald J. | Davidson, Jeffrey P. Business One/Irwin , 1992 Business Biographies, Human Resources, Leadership

The work holds a treasure trove of successful business practices, and always explains, in detail, how to adapt distribution innovations to other types of businesses. Vlcek suggests a seven-step process, known as the...

 
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