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The Nature of LeadershipWith contributions from leading authors in the most important areas of current research, this book provides insight into the streams that are driving leadership theory and practice today. The Second Edition provides students with an updated and complete yet concise handbook that solidifies and integrates the vast and disparate leadership literature….

The Nature of LeadershipA unique, visually stunning and conceptually powerful business book, The Nature of Leadership presents inspiring photos by former National Geographic photographer Dewitt Jones as well as interviews, quotes, and narratives by bestselling authors Dr. Stephen R. Covey and A. Roger Merrill (who also contributed photos to the book). “I love this book. It’s the only time I’ve actually experienced leadership on the pages of a book. It’s not only about the nature of leadership, it is also about the natu…

The Nature of Leadership: Reptiles, Mammals, and the Challenge of Becoming a Great LeaderA great leader is a truly unique animal, possessing both the warmth of a mammal and the cold-blooded toughness of a reptile Enlightening, encouraging, and filled with incredible anecdotes from the author’s own experience, The Nature of Leadership explores these characteristics, with examples of leaders ranging from tough-minded Lou Gerstner at IBM to mammalian leaders like Herb Kelleher of Southwest Airlines and Wendy Kopp, founder of Teach for America. Key features Contains anecdotes from the a…

The Nature of LeadershipLeadership scholars have made many inroads in understanding leadership; however, making sense of the thousands of studies and hundreds of books is a difficult task, which is why many still incorrectly think that leadership is an elusive phenomenon. The Nature of Leadership is the first concise and integrated volume that addresses current issues in leadership research, including emerging topics such as gender, culture, and ethics….

Being Leaders: The Nature of Authentic Christian LeadershipWhat makes a leader a Christian leader? Too many churches and parachurch groups operate under secular leadership principles and strategies without considering what Scripture teaches. In this accessible and comprehensive book, leadership expert Aubrey Malphurs articulates a working definition of Christian leadership based on the Bible and his own extensive research. Malphurs begins by defining a uniquely Christian leader from the inside out, from godly character and commitment to pure motives an…

Unicist Object Driven Leadership (Unicist Theory: The Nature of Things Book 18)This booklet is an introduction to Unicist Object Driven Leadership, an application of the Unicist Theory, written in synthetic language, which is the language to deal with concepts. This is a back to basics in leadership. The concept of leadership is defined by the integration of authority, participation and power. This is self-evident. While leadership is based on the need to sustain one’s authority, the participation of others is a condition of leadership. A leader is such because s/he is f…

The World's Most Powerful Leadership Principle: How to Become a Servant LeaderIn The World’s Most Powerful Leadership Principle, Hunter demonstrates that leadership and character development are one and the same. But the work, even the pain, of changing one’s self –  breaking old, worn-out habits – is difficult. Hunter provides an uncomplicated, straightforward, three-step change process he has seen successfully employed by literally thousands of leaders to effect change in their lives and organizations and fulfill beneficial goals.This groundbreaking book will open the …

All You Need To Know About, Obedience & Leadership, For You DogFew words are so negatively charged in dog context that leadership, and it’s strange because when we talk of work or sport which is in general leadership charged with positive associations.Everyone knows well how a good leader/Manager to be and behave. The managers who do not know it may go on a leadership course and if that doesn’t work, they can lose their leadership position. But do we know how a good leader for a dog should be?Leadership is something that is obviously about the dog. If one h…

First Things FirstFew words are so negatively charged in dog context that leadership, and it’s strange because when we talk of work or sport which is in general leadership charged with positive associations.Everyone knows well how a good leader/Manager to be and behave. The managers who do not know it may go on a leadership course and if that doesn’t work, they can lose their leadership position. But do we know how a good leader for a dog should be?Leadership is something that is obviously about the dog. If one h…