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Leaders and the Leadership Process (Irwin Management)The Sixth Edition of Pierce and Newstrom’s Leaders and the Leadership Process is a collection of readings, self-assessments, case studies and experiential exercises on leadership intended to give students a feel for the breadth and richness of this study. Leaders and the Leadership Process 6e provides students with a sense of the complexity associated with leadership in organizations as well as an understanding of the pieces that serve to define leadership. The authors create a “leadership m…

Leaders and the Leadership ProcessThe Sixth Edition of Pierce and Newstrom’s “Leaders and the Leadership Process” is a collection of readings, self-assessments, case studies and experiential exercises on leadership intended to give students a feel for the breadth and richness of this study. “Leaders and the Leadership Process 6th edititon” provides students with a sense of the complexity associated with leadership in organizations as well as an understanding of the pieces that serve to define leadership. The authors create a ‘le…

Leaders and the Leadership Process: Readings, Self-Assessments, and Applications by Jon Pierce (2002-08-13)The Sixth Edition of Pierce and Newstrom’s “Leaders and the Leadership Process” is a collection of readings, self-assessments, case studies and experiential exercises on leadership intended to give students a feel for the breadth and richness of this study. “Leaders and the Leadership Process 6th edititon” provides students with a sense of the complexity associated with leadership in organizations as well as an understanding of the pieces that serve to define leadership. The authors create a ‘le…

Strategic Planning: An Interactive Process for LeadersStrategic planning here is an interactive process in which leaders, managers, and followers create a common goal together. Ebener and Smith, using their years of experience as consultants and teachers, have distilled their knowledge into a simple step-by-step process that can be used in the three types of organizations: business, not-for-profit, and public. The importance of planning and preparation, prioritizing needs, communication, and accountability in implementation are highlighted.Introduc…

Leadership: Best Practices and Processes  for in-house creative leaders (Volume 1)It’s hard to find a Fortune 100 or 500 company these days that does not have their own in-house design team supporting their strategic goals. In-house jobs are on the rise and so is InSource, a non-profit organization for creative leadership. Leadership is a savvy little book with tips and tricks from in house industry leaders. These articles, interviews and case studies bring guidance and light to industry professionals seeking ideas and inspiration….

LeadershipPulitzer Prize–winning historian James MacGregor Burns’s definitive look at the power of transformational leadership, from Moses to Machiavelli to Martin Luther King Jr.Historian and political scientist James MacGregor Burns has spent much of his career documenting the use and misuse of power by leaders throughout history. In this groundbreaking study, Burns examines the qualities that make certain leaders—in America and elsewhere—succeed as transformative figures. Through insightful ane…

LeadershipRudolph Giuliani demonstrates how the leadership skills he practices can be employed successfully by anyone who has to run anything. Opens with a gripping account of Giuliani’s immediate reaction to the September 11 attacks, including a narrow escape from the original crisis command headquarters, and closes with the efforts to address the aftermath during his remaining tenure….

The Myth of the Strong Leader: Political Leadership in the Modern AgeAll too frequently, leadership is reduced to a simple dichotomy: the strong versus the weak. Yet, there are myriad ways to exercise effective political leadership-as well as different ways to fail. We blame our leaders for economic downfalls and praise them for vital social reforms, but rarely do we question what makes some leaders successful while others falter. In this magisterial and wide-ranging survey of political leadership over the past hundred years, renowned Oxford politics professor Ar…

Leaders of Learning: How District, School, and Classroom Leaders Improve Student Achievement (Bringing the Professional Learning Community Process to Life)Finalist-Association of Educational Publishers 2012 Distinguished Achievement AwardFor many years, Dr. Richard DuFour and Dr. Robert J. Marzano have been cotravelers on the journey to help educators improve their schools. In their first book together, Dr. DuFour and Dr. Marzano have combined their passions to articulate how effective leaders foster continuous improvement at the district, school, and classroom levels. The book focuses on district leadership, principal leadership, and team leaders…