Major Works

Major Works

 
The Renaissance of American Steel Ahlbrandt, Roger S. | Fruehan, Richard J. Oxford University Press , 1996 Business Biographies, Innovation, Major Works

Just a few years ago, the American steel industry was used as the archetypal example of failure in the face of foreign competition. In fact, the collapse of the industry was so dramatic that it was seen as symptomatic...

 
 
Practical Intelligence Albrecht, Karl John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2007 Human Resources, Major Works, Personal Growth

Determining that IQ, as a singular measure of competence, could no longer be supported, Harvard professor, Howard Gardner, proposed (in Frames of Mind, 1985) a range of key competencies, which he calls multiple...

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Social Intelligence Albrecht, Karl Jossey-Bass , 2006 Human Resources, Major Works, Personal Growth, Relationships

Having pondered why some people with very high IQ scores fail miserably in their personal lives, Harvard professor Howard Gardner, concluded that the concept of “intelligence,” as a singular measure of competence,...

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The World According to Peter Drucker Beatty, Jack The Free Press , 1998 Global Business, Leadership, Major Works, Management

Peter F. Drucker’s influence is global. His views on management, industrial organization, business strategy, leadership development, and employee motivation have instructed Fortune 500 corporations, nonprofit...

 
 
Big Blues Carroll, Paul Crown Publishing , 1993 Business Biographies, Major Works, Management

The unmaking of IBM has probably hurt more people than the unmaking of any other company in history. The toll begins with 140,000 jobs lost over the past seven years (when spouses and children are included, the lost...

 
 
Rising to Power Carucci, Ron A. | Hansen, Eric C. Greenleaf Book Group Press , 2014 Leadership, Major Works

Rising to Power by Ron A. Carucci and Eric C. Hansen provides a handbook for executives who aspire to greatness. The authors argue that exceptional executives often face many of the same obstacles and...

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Understanding Y Caruso, Charlie (editor) John Wiley & Sons Australia, Ltd , 2014 Diversity, Major Works

Generation Y, also known as the Millennial generation, is rapidly making its mark on society today. Generation Y is significant because of its size relative to the generations immediately before and after it. It is...

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Intelligent Disobedience Chaleff, Ira Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2015 Major Works, Social Responsibility

Businesses, the military, schools, and other enterprises generally operate best when people follow orders. However, there are times when following an order can lead to bad consequences for the...

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The Working Life Ciulla, Joanne B. Times Books , 2000 Human Resources, Major Works, Personal Growth

Americans live in a work-oriented society where, even though there is more freedom, flexibility, convenience, and efficiency, work determines the lives of most individuals. It is a culture of paradox that celebrates...

 
 
Communicating for Managerial Effectiveness Clampitt, Phillip G. Sage Publications , 2001 Communication, Innovation, Major Works, Management, Personal Growth

It is Clampitt's premise that because communication is at the core of managerial effectiveness, managers must have a clear view of their abilities to communicate and the challenges involved in the process, however,...

 
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