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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 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 of Human Capital in Education: Improving Instructional Practice and Student Learning in SchoolsStrategic Management of Human Capital in Education offers a comprehensive and strategic approach to address what has become labeled as “talent and human capital.” Grounded in extensive research and examples of leading edge districts, this book shows how the entire human resource system in schools―from recruitment, to selection/placement, induction, professional development, performance management and evaluation, compensation, and career progression―can be reformed and restructured to boost t…

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….

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: Text and CasesStrategic Management: Text and Cases, sixth Edition, by the prestigious authors Dess/Lumpkin/Eisner and new co-author Gerry 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, businesses’ use of blogs and social networking sites and more. The text is rounded off by rich, relev…

The Nonprofit Strategy Revolution: Real-Time Strategic Planning in a Rapid-Response WorldNonprofit Strategy Revolution FINALIST, Ben Franklin Awards, Independent Book Publishers Association, Business Category The world changes continuously and rapidly. It’s foolhardy to believe that strategies should not do so as well. Nonprofit leaders already know this, but traditional strategic planning has locked them into a process that’s divorced from today’s reality. That’s why plans sit on the shelf and why smart executives are always seeking workarounds in between planning periods…

The U.S. Army Leadership Field ManualHow the world’s most dynamic organization prepares its leaders for battle, with valuable insights for today’s business arena For mor than 50 years, The U.S. Army Leadership Field Manual has provided leadership training for every officer training program in the U.S. Army. This trade edition brings the manual’s value-based leadership principles and practices to today’s business world. The result is a compelling examination of how to be an effective leader when the survival of your team literally h…