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Leadership Team Coaching in Practice: Developing High-performing TeamsWith a variety of expert contributors including chief executives, team coaches and consultants, Leadership Team Coaching in Practice offers case studies to illustrate best practice with a detailed analysis of methods and process tailored to the needs of each organization. Coaching expert Peter Hawkins looks at how leadership team coaching has been applied in the field internationally across a variety of team types and sectors.  He explains how to develop a unique approach to developing col…

The Practice of Leadership: Developing the Next Generation of LeadersThis book includes contributions from top scholars who outline the best leadership practices for the benefit of the practicing leader. Each chapter focuses on a specific area of leadership practice and ends with a set of  “take away” best practices in each area—an executive summary in reverse—that will serve as a quick reference for those who might want to peruse chapters, but still extract the best practices, as well as a summary for those who thoroughly read each chapter. “Jay Alden Cong…

Leadership Revolution: Developing the Vision & Practice of Freedom & JusticeThe next generation hungers for strong, visionary, ethical, and passionate leaders. Where do we start in this day where we lack leadership at all levels? The authors of this breakout book contend that leaders of tomorrow are among us, but they need to be identified, trained, and empowered. John M. Perkins casts the biblical vision that has started a movement. Wayne Gordon has rolled up his sleeves at the grassroots level to spark the transformation of a Chicago neighborhood. Together (and with f…

Keeping the Leadership in Instructional Leadership: Developing Your PracticeIn a high-stakes and testing-focused school climate, principals strive to develop and refine the skills that will make them effective instructional leaders. This book discusses how a narrow focus on day-to-day operations and management can limit the potential for effective instructional leadership by drawing attention away from the behaviors and interpersonal skills that enable school administrators to succeed. Building on stories from experienced principals in school districts across the count…

A Coach's Guide to Developing Exemplary Leaders: Making the Most of The Leadership Challenge and the Leadership Practices Inventory (LPI)Kouzes’ and Posner’s bestselling The Leadership Challenge has been the most trusted source for becoming a better leader for millions of executives. This new guide from Kouzes and Posner, written in conjunction with coaching experts Elaine Biech, provides practical information and tools for integrating The Practices of Exemplary Leadership into a coaching practice or program. Filled with best practices and success stories as well as worksheets and checklists, this comprehensive resource enables c…

Developing Relational Leadership: Resources for Developing Reflexive Organizational PracticesDeveloping Relational Leadership offers the scholar, the practitioner, and most importantly, the scholar-practitioner an exuberance of riches. The authors provide a deep foray into the worlds of systemic, cybernetic and constructionist ideas, while bringing those ideas to the worlds of leadership and organizational change and practice. The authors share cases that present tools for exploring these ideas and practices. While the authors position the two halves of this volume as “tools for th…

The Literacy Leadership Handbook: Best Practices for Developing Professional Literacy Communities (Pearson Professional Development)An invaluable tool for current and aspiring literacy leaders, The Literacy Leadership Handbook by Cindy Lassonde and Kristine C. Tucker presents clear advice and guidelines for fostering collaboration among colleagues, improving teacher effectiveness by involving teachers as learners, and engaging teachers in planning for their own growth and development. Included are contributions from classroom teachers across grade levels, literacy coaches and reading specialists working in school districts, …

Developing Leadership Skills 11: Toyota Business Practices an Example - Module 2 Section 4Dr. Liker’s book, Developing Lean Leaders at All Levels: A Practical Guide was a 2016 winner of the SHINGO RESEARCH AND PROFESSIONAL PUBLICATION AWARD. We have taken the time to extract the individual seminars and lectures of Dr. Liker used to create this world-renowned publication and offer them in a series of Byte-Sized, topic specific learning modules. Follow along as we see and hear Dr. Liker at those actual presentations delivered first hand to the students of Lean and Lean Practitioners. F…

Building Your Leadership Résumé: Developing the Legacy that Will Outlast YouSouthern Baptist Convention president Johnny M. Hunt often shares his unique Christian testimony: a shy, rebellious kid whose alcoholic father left a wife and six children to fend for themselves, he did not embrace faith until after he was married. So when Johnny talks about investing in people, earning respect, living intentionally, daring to dream, and being courageous, his words ring especially fresh and true.Building Your Leadership Résumé is Hunt’s presentation of wisdomfocused lessons …