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Leading Up: How to Lead Your Boss So You Both WinToday’s best leaders know how to lead up, a necessary strategy when a supervisor is micromanaging rather than macrothinking, when a division president offers clear directives but can’t see the future, or when investors demand instant gain but need long-term growth. Through vivid, compelling stories, Michael Useem reveals how upward leadership can transform incipient disaster into hard-won triumph. For example, U.S. Marine Corps General Peter Pace reconciled the conflicting priorities of six …

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…

Lead Your Way To Riches Like Machiavelli: The Easy Way To Become A Great Leader In Business, Family, and Life Each of these users and sometimes abusers of these techniques have one of two response regarding Machiavelli and his The End Justifies The Means approach. Many of these people deny using these techniques and say that they despise The Prince while using the techniques to underhandedly get what they one. Others use the techniques openly while saying that Machiavelli’s work is misunderstood and that he didn’t really mean that the e…

The Resilient Organization: How Adaptive Cultures Thrive Even When Strategy FailsWHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE A “RESILIENT” ORGANIZATION? It means you are not a prisoner of past performance, good or bad; you don’t rely on the right leader alone for success but build the capability to be resilient into the organization. You constantly rehearse the culture of anticipating and responding to change, and you innovate even when you don’t yet need to. You don’t just survive, you thrive–amidst challenge and opportunity. This essential guide, written by a renowned expert in global resi…

The Toyota Way - Management Principles and Fieldbook (EBOOK BUNDLE)Transform your company the Toyota way! Two essential guides streamlined into a SINGLE EBOOK PACKAGE Toyota. The name says it all: Innovation. Efficiency. Quality. Excellence. The Toyota Way—Management Principles and Fieldbook explains how the legendary automaker consistently achieves the highest levels of manufacturing and business success—and how you can achieve similar results with your own organization, regardless of your industry. Discover Toyota’s methods then learn how to put them to…

Drucker's Lost Art of Management: Peter Drucker's Timeless Vision for Building Effective OrganizationsFor Drucker, management was a moral force, not merely a tool at the service of the amoral market . . . “Maciariello and Linkletter provide a very thoughtful and challenging journey in understanding Drucker’s profound insights into the meaning of management as a liberal art.” ―C. William Pollard, Chairman Emeritus, The ServiceMaster Company “Linkletter and Maciariello have done a masterful job in bringing into focus the connections between Drucker’s visions of management as a liberal art, of …

Capturing New Markets: How Smart Companies Create Opportunities Others Don'tARE YOU READY FOR THE FUTURE? New markets have powered the greatest business successes in history, from Standard Oil to Facebook. How can you discover and pursue new markets to make your business thrive? In Capturing New Markets, world-renowned business strategist Stephen Wunker argues that the first step is to stop applying traditional formulas of success and understand the unique dynamics in fast-changing new markets. He guides you through the process of creating counterintuitive strategies, …