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Lean Enterprise: How High Performance Organizations Innovate at Scale (Lean (O'Reilly))How well does your organization respond to changing market conditions, customer needs, and emerging technologies when building software-based products? This practical guide presents Lean and Agile principles and patterns to help you move fast at scale—and demonstrates why and how to apply these methodologies throughout your organization, rather than with just one department or team.Through case studies, you’ll learn how successful enterprises have rethought everything from governance and fin…

The Business of Excellence: Building high-performance teams and organizationsThe Business of Excellence offers a unique and compelling perspective on the drivers of excellence in teams and organizations. The author, Justin Hughes, brings an unusual mix of experience and insight, having worked as a management consultant to some of the world’s most successful organizations, in addition to having served for 12 years as a military fighter pilot, where he became Executive Officer on the RAF Red Arrows.The challenges of high performance and leadership are explored in depth, a…

On High Performance Organizations: A Leader to Leader GuideOn High-Performance Organizations features the best thinking from top experts on organizational effectiveness, sustaining growth, and strategy. Written in a concise style that is ideal for the busy executive with little spare time, the book presents a stellar roster of contributors. On High-Performance Organizations is one title in the Leader to Leader Guides, which draw from the most compelling articles that have appeared in Leader to Leader, the Drucker Foundation’s award-winning journal….

Harvard Business Review on the High-performance Organization (Harvard Business Review Paperback Series)This book brings leading minds and landmark ideas in an easily accessible format. From the preeminent thinkers whose work has defined an entire field to the rising stars who will redefine the way we think about business, “The Harvard Business Review Paperback Series” delivers the fundamental information today’s professionals need to stay competitive in a fast-moving world….

Accountability: The Key to Driving a High-Performance Culture (Business Books)A SOUNDVIEW EXECUTIVE SUMMARY BEST BUSINESS BOOK Accountability is one of the biggest challenges business leaders face, but it can also be one of the most important factors leading to success. This groundbreaking book explains why and how. Top business consultant and speaker Greg Bustin has dedicated a career to working with CEOs and the leadership teams of companies on this crucial topic. Over the last five years, he has interviewed and surveyed more than 3,200 executives around the world–fro…

State of Readiness: Operational Excellence as Precursor to Becoming a High-Performance OrganizationAccelerated Strategy Development and Execution The company of today has its supply chains and finances stretched further around the globe than ever before while simultaneously having increasing pressures to drive value across a complicated and fluid set of metrics and deliver innovations, products, and services more quickly and reliably. The competitive advantage belongs to the companies that can quicken their vision-building and strategy-execution efforts—the ones that can identify challenges…

WIE Managing for Excellence: The Guide to Developing High Performance in Contemporary Organizations (Wiley Management Series on Problem Solving, Decision Making and Strategic Thinking)“Managing for Excellence is above all usable. Its helpful, down-to-earth advice can transform any leader from merely good to positively outstanding. These are the ideas managers can not only admire but act on as well-the highest compliment for a manager’s guidebook.” -Rosabeth Moss Kanter Author of The Change Masters The bestseller that revolutionized management’s vision of itself In the mid-1980s, the notion that the most successful managers are no longer heroic, but share power and responsib…

Turn the Ship Around!: A True Story of Turning Followers into Leaders“One of the 12 best business books of all time…. Timeless principles of empowering leadership.” – USA Today”The best how-to manual anywhere for managers on delegating, training, and driving flawless execution.” —FORTUNESince Turn the Ship Around! was published in 2013, hundreds of thousands of readers have been inspired by former Navy captain David Marquet’s true story. Many have applied his insights to their own organizations, creating workplaces where everyone takes responsibilit…

Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and WinThe #1 New York Times bestseller”An incredible book… you teach guys and gals about leadership and you’ve helped not only military guys but families.” ―Megyn Kelly”You show in the book how to motivate… thanks for writing the book Extreme Ownership.” ―Bill O’Reilly”[Jocko] is the co-author of an incredible new book – which I’ve been loving. Trust me. Buy it.” ―Tim Ferriss”This is a life-learning lesson for everyone… the book is awesome.” ―Sean HannitySent to the most violent battlefi…