Are we indeed using best practices in the study, practice, and development of leadership? This book seeks to draw attention to the limitations of extant work on leadership, and to provide suggestions for a way forward. It will help expand the horizons of how we think about and practice leadership. Leadership practitioners and those who seek to develop leadership are concerned with whether they are using evidence-based best practices to develop leadership capacity in themselves and others.
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LEADERSHIP: Essential Selections on Power, Authority, and InfluenceMcGraw-Hill Education #ad - She is author and editor of many books on leadership, most recently Bad Leadership and Followership. Every thoughtful leader will find deep, rich rewards here. David gergen, center for public leadership harvard Kennedy School, Director, Former Presidential Adviser Bolster your leadership literacy―and improve your performance as a leader or manager.
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Organization Theory: Modern, Symbolic, and Postmodern Perspectives #ad - Leadership. By taking theory off the page, students can learn through doing and adopt a reflective stance to the world around them. Mary jo hatch draws on her extensive experience in the field to produce a trusted and accessible introduction to the subject that provides academic depth, engaging pedagogy, and a practical focus.
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Outdated practices are being replaced by more effective methods, and the resulting shift affects organizations everywhere. Leaders. Drawing on a wide range of research, this fifth edition contains 25 percent new and revised material to provide the most relevant new concepts and perspectives alongside the basic culture model that has helped to define the field.
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