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Practical Problems in Organizations: Cases in Leadership, Organizational Behavior, and Human ResourcesThis casebook provides 50 real cases on leadership and related issues in organizational behavior. A wide variety of industrial, international, and business settings with diverse protagonists are used, exposing readers to real-world problems. Features a flexible presentation, designed to be used independently or in conjunction with the author’s Level Three Leadership, 2/E. Offers accompanying CDs with video clips for several cases that provide additional insight into the situations and key playe…

Leading Learning: Making Hope Practical in Schools (Professional Learning)How can we understand and theorize school leadership? How can school leadership work towards enhancing student learning? What are the constraints and possibilities for school leadership at the beginning of a new century? and enhancing the professional practices of educators. The authors focus on leadership for enhancing student outcomes, both academic and social. While recognizing the significance of the principal or head teacher in school leadership, the authors argue a case for the dispersal o…

Supply Chain Segmentation: Best-in-Class Cases, Practical Insights and FoundationsThis book addresses the challenges companies face when different customer value propositions require them to pursue a differentiated supply chain strategy. It provides practical insights on how to achieve successful supply chain segmentation and presents the benefits this can yield for companies on the basis of best-in-class industry case studies from Gardena, Philips Luminaire, Siemens Healthcare and Volvo Construction Equipment. Drawing on these examples, it provides recommendations and soluti…

Practical Problems in Organizations: Cases in Leadership, Organizational Behavior, and Human Resources by James G. Clawson (2002-04-08)This book addresses the challenges companies face when different customer value propositions require them to pursue a differentiated supply chain strategy. It provides practical insights on how to achieve successful supply chain segmentation and presents the benefits this can yield for companies on the basis of best-in-class industry case studies from Gardena, Philips Luminaire, Siemens Healthcare and Volvo Construction Equipment. Drawing on these examples, it provides recommendations and soluti…

Brief Intervention for School Problems: Collaborating for Practical SolutionsThis book draws on the authors’ decades of research and extensive hands-on experience to present proven strategies for resolving school problems. Incorporating the latest findings on psychotherapy outcomes, the authors provide a practical blueprint for collaborative, client-directed brief intervention that empowers students, parents and teachers to make and maintain positive changes. Extensive case examples guide readers through the interview and intervention process and clearly illustrate the…

Eco-Pioneers: Practical Visionaries Solving Today's Environmental ProblemsThe idea for Eco-Pioneers came to Steve Lerner while he was attending the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro. Although he was moved by the vision of sustainable development evoked by citizens and officials at the summit, as a reporter he felt a need to put a human face on the rhetoric and find out what sustainable development actually looks like in the United States. He spent the next four years searching out what he came to call “eco-pioneers”–the modern pathfinders who are working in the Ame…

Kids Working It Out: Stories and Strategies for Making Peace in Our SchoolsKids who understand how to manage conflict successfully can transform their schools into safer and kinder places to learn. Kids Working It Out offers educators and parents a guide to the most current and effective school-based conflict resolution programs and shows how these programs can make a positive difference in our schools. Throughout the book, students and teachers share their stories of what it’s really like in today’s schools and reveal how Conflict Resolution Education, has shaped thei…