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Strategic Leadership and Management in Nonprofit Organizations: Theory and PracticeSurvival is a critical concern for nonprofits in today’s competitive environment. Strategic Leadership and Management in Nonprofit Organizations provides the tools leaders need to secure vital resources and make sound decisions for their organizations. Martha Golensky, with her extensive experience as a nonprofit executive, consultant, and educator, provides a comprehensive picture of the challenges confronting nonprofits and shows how they can be met in the most effective, efficient, and ethica…

Strategic Leadership in the Public Services (Routledge Masters in Public Management)In turbulent times, strategic leadership of public services becomes ever more important. Strategic leaders are steering their organizations into a new relationship with the public, often in conditions of intensified competition between public services providers and thus the quality of leadership they offer is critical. Providing insights into useful approaches and techniques for strategic leaders, Strategic Leadership in the Public Services covers topics such as the nature of leaders and how le…

Strategic ManagementContemporary research in strategic management, with an emphasis on conceptual tools and skills created by scholars and practitioners in the field are evident throughout Strategic Management, 13e. This thirteenth edition of Strategic Management has a refined message and a new subtitle: Planning for Domestic & Global Competition. This new edition is specially designed to accommodate the needs of strategy students worldwide in our fast-changing twenty-first century. The authors complement the focus…

Strategic Management in Action (6th Edition)Strategic Management in Action presents current strategic management theories and practice in an engaging and easy-to-read format. Coulter effectively blends theory with plenty of opportunity to practice throughout the text, providing readers with the ideologies, ethical dilemmas, and unique strategies of today’s real managers and organizations in action….

Strategic Management: Text and CasesStrategic Management: Text and Cases, Seventh Edition, written by the well respected authors Dess/Lumpkin/Eisner/McNamara provide solid treatment of traditional topics in strategic management as well as thorough coverage of contemporary topics such intellectual assets, entrepreneurship, innovation, knowledge management, internet strategies, crowdsourcing, environmental sustainability. The accessible writing style and wealth of new and updated illustrations, which clarify the most difficult topic…

Strategic ManagementThis book is written for current and future general managers who have or will have overall responsibility for a business. The authors provide a set of frameworks, tools, and concepts to build this capability. The goal of the book is to provide insights into organizations and strategy that will help general managers make strategic thinking in their firms pervasive, effective, and rewarding….

Foundations in Strategic ManagementIntroduce the most important theories and views in strategic management today with this concise, yet fully complete, text. Harrison/St. John’s FOUNDATIONS IN STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT, Sixth Edition, addresses the most recent changes in today’s business environment, including many topics that other strategic management texts often miss. The book thoroughly addresses the traditional economic process model and the resource-based model, as well as the stakeholder theory. This valuable text builds on a …

Strategic ManagementContemporary research in strategic management, with an emphasis on conceptual tools and skills created by scholars and practitioners in the field are evident throughout Strategic Management, 14e. The fourteenth edition of Strategic Management continues to increase the emphasis on planning for domestic and global competition in a global economy that is integral to strategic decision in even the smallest business or organisation on Main Street – in any town worldwide every day. It is specially des…

Strategic Leadership and Strategic Management: Leading and Managing Change on the Edge of ChaosLeaders and managers face tremendous pressure to keep their organizations moving forward successfully. It can seem like an impossible task amid economic uncertainty and hyper-competition. The roles of leader and manager tug us in opposite directions: managers seek stability and predictability, and leaders usually opt for turbulence and change. With so many companies asking their best employees to be both leaders and managers, it’s no wonder that so much of the business world is dysfunctional. Th…

Strategic Management in Public Services Organizations: Concepts, Schools and Contemporary IssuesStrategic Management in Public Services Organizations sets out to connect the two traditionally disparate academic literatures of public management and strategic management. The authors argue that some models of strategic management are now of enhanced relevance for contemporary public services organizations, especially when considering successive New Public Management reforms. This observation has important consequences for the requisite work practices, skills and knowledge bases of current pub…