Blending Leadership

Blending Leadership
Author: Stephen J. Valentine,Reshan Richards,Brad Ovenell-Carter
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2016-07-05
ISBN 10: 1119222052
ISBN 13: 9781119222057
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Blending Leadership Book Review:

An organizational approach to more effective school leadership, online and off “Leadership, especially in a school setting, is too important to be merely intuitive. In this generous book, Steve and Reshan outline a new way of thinking for a new kind of leader. Recommended.” Seth Godin, author of What to Do When it’s Your Turn (and it’s Always Your Turn) "If you're a school leader, Blending Leadership is the book you need to guide your thinking in today's increasingly networked educational environment. Your students and staff may have varying degrees of comfort with technology, but this book will give you solid guidance on how to lead them both online and offline and chart a path to the future.” Daniel H. Pink, author of Drive Blending Leadership provides all school leaders with a unique approach to utilizing technology for more effective learning and leadership. As the online aspects of schools become just as important as their brick-and-mortar counterparts, leaders must be as effective screen-to-screen as they are face-to-face. Drawing from research, experience, and real-world examples, this book explores and unpacks six core beliefs necessary for the blended leader to succeed. Between email, websites, apps, updates, tweets, attachments, infographics, YouTube, and unceasing notifications, most people are inundated with digital detritus, and they either grow to ignore it or get swept under it. Effective blended leaders see these distractions as spurs to action, models, test cases, remixable commodities, and learning opportunities. Blending Leadership gives you the perspective you need to excel and the knowledge to leverage the tools at your disposal.

Mastering Leadership

Mastering Leadership
Author: Robert J. Anderson,William A. Adams
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2015-11-04
ISBN 10: 1119147204
ISBN 13: 9781119147206
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mastering Leadership Book Review:

Is your leadership a competitive advantage, or is it costing you? How do you know? Are you developing your leadership effectiveness at the pace of change? For most leaders today, complexity is outpacing their personal and collective development. Most leaders are in over their heads, whether they know it or not. The most successful organizations over time are the best led. While this has always been true, today escalating global complexity puts leadership effectiveness at a premium. Mastering Leadership involves developing the effectiveness of leaders—individually and collectively—and turning that leadership into a competitive advantage. This comprehensive roadmap for optimal leadership features: Breakthrough research that connects increased leadership effectiveness with enhanced business performance The first fully integrated Universal Model of Leadership—one that integrates the best theory and research in the fields of Leadership and Organizational Development over the last half century A free, online self-assessment of your leadership, using the Leadership Circle Profile, visibly outlining how you are currently leading and how to develop even greater effectiveness The five stages in the evolution of leadership—Egocentric, Reactive, Creative, Integral, and Unitive—along with the organizational structures and cultures that develop at each of these stages Six leadership practices for evolving your leadership capability at a faster pace A map of your optimal path to greater leadership effectiveness Case stories that facilitate pragmatic application of this Leadership Development System to your particular situation This timeless, authoritative text provides a systemic approach for developing your senior leaders and the leadership system of your organization. It does not recommend quick fixes, but argues that real development requires a strategic, long-term, and integrated approach in order to forge more effective leaders and enhanced business performance. Mastering Leadership offers a developmental pathway to bring forth the highest and best use of yourself, your life, and your leadership. By more meaningfully deploying all of who you are every day, individually and collectively, you will achieve a leadership legacy consistent with your highest aspirations.

Leadership

Leadership
Author: Doris Kearns Goodwin
Publsiher: Simon & Schuster
Total Pages: 496
Release: 2019-10-01
ISBN 10: 1476795932
ISBN 13: 9781476795935
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Leadership Book Review:

The New York Times bestselling book about the early development, growth, and exercise of leadership from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin “should help us raise our expectations of our national leaders, our country, and ourselves” (The Washington Post). “After five decades of magisterial output, Doris Kearns Goodwin leads the league of presidential historians” (USA TODAY). In her “inspiring” (The Christian Science Monitor) Leadership, Doris Kearns Goodwin draws upon the four presidents she has studied most closely—Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Lyndon B. Johnson (in civil rights)—to show how they recognized leadership qualities within themselves and were recognized as leaders by others. By looking back to their first entries into public life, we encounter them at a time when their paths were filled with confusion, fear, and hope. Leadership tells the story of how they all collided with dramatic reversals that disrupted their lives and threatened to shatter forever their ambitions. Nonetheless, they all emerged fitted to confront the contours and dilemmas of their times. At their best, all four were guided by a sense of moral purpose. At moments of great challenge, they were able to summon their talents to enlarge the opportunities and lives of others. Does the leader make the times or do the times make the leader? “If ever our nation needed a short course on presidential leadership, it is now” (The Seattle Times). This seminal work provides an accessible and essential road map for aspiring and established leaders in every field. In today’s polarized world, these stories of authentic leadership in times of apprehension and fracture take on a singular urgency. “Goodwin’s volume deserves much praise—it is insightful, readable, compelling: Her book arrives just in time” (The Boston Globe).

Tribal Leadership

Tribal Leadership
Author: Dave Logan,John King,Halee Fischer-Wright
Publsiher: Harper Collins
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2009-10-13
ISBN 10: 0061754722
ISBN 13: 9780061754722
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Tribal Leadership Book Review:

“Tribal Leadership gives amazingly insightful perspective on how people interact and succeed. I learned about myself and learned lessons I will carry with me and reflect on for the rest of my life.” —John W. Fanning, Founding Chairman and CEO napster Inc. “An unusually nuanced view of high-performance cultures.” —Inc. Within each corporation are anywhere from a few to hundreds of separate tribes. In Tribal Leadership, Dave Logan, John King, and Halee Fischer-Wright demonstrate how these tribes develop—and show you how to assess them and lead them to maximize productivity and growth. A business management book like no other, Tribal Leadership is an essential tool to help managers and business leaders take better control of their organizations by utilizing the unique characteristics of the tribes that exist within.

Dare to Lead

Dare to Lead
Author: Brené Brown
Publsiher: Random House
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2018-10-09
ISBN 10: 0399592547
ISBN 13: 9780399592546
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Dare to Lead Book Review:

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Brené Brown has taught us what it means to dare greatly, rise strong, and brave the wilderness. Now, based on new research conducted with leaders, change makers, and culture shifters, she’s showing us how to put those ideas into practice so we can step up and lead. Look for Brené Brown’s new podcast, Dare to Lead, as well as her ongoing podcast Unlocking Us! NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BLOOMBERG Leadership is not about titles, status, and wielding power. A leader is anyone who takes responsibility for recognizing the potential in people and ideas, and has the courage to develop that potential. When we dare to lead, we don’t pretend to have the right answers; we stay curious and ask the right questions. We don’t see power as finite and hoard it; we know that power becomes infinite when we share it with others. We don’t avoid difficult conversations and situations; we lean into vulnerability when it’s necessary to do good work. But daring leadership in a culture defined by scarcity, fear, and uncertainty requires skill-building around traits that are deeply and uniquely human. The irony is that we’re choosing not to invest in developing the hearts and minds of leaders at the exact same time as we’re scrambling to figure out what we have to offer that machines and AI can’t do better and faster. What can we do better? Empathy, connection, and courage, to start. Four-time #1 New York Times bestselling author Brené Brown has spent the past two decades studying the emotions and experiences that give meaning to our lives, and the past seven years working with transformative leaders and teams spanning the globe. She found that leaders in organizations ranging from small entrepreneurial startups and family-owned businesses to nonprofits, civic organizations, and Fortune 50 companies all ask the same question: How do you cultivate braver, more daring leaders, and how do you embed the value of courage in your culture? In this new book, Brown uses research, stories, and examples to answer these questions in the no-BS style that millions of readers have come to expect and love. Brown writes, “One of the most important findings of my career is that daring leadership is a collection of four skill sets that are 100 percent teachable, observable, and measurable. It’s learning and unlearning that requires brave work, tough conversations, and showing up with your whole heart. Easy? No. Because choosing courage over comfort is not always our default. Worth it? Always. We want to be brave with our lives and our work. It’s why we’re here.” Whether you’ve read Daring Greatly and Rising Strong or you’re new to Brené Brown’s work, this book is for anyone who wants to step up and into brave leadership.

Women and Leadership

Women and Leadership
Author: Julia Gillard,Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
Publsiher: MIT Press
Total Pages: 336
Release: 2021-02-02
ISBN 10: 0262365138
ISBN 13: 9780262365130
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Women and Leadership Book Review:

A powerful call to action for achieving equality in leadership. Women make up fewer than ten per cent of national leaders worldwide, and behind this eye-opening statistic lies a pattern of unequal access to power. Through conversations with some of the world's most powerful and interesting women--including Jacinda Ardern, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Christine Lagarde, Michelle Bachelet, and Theresa May--Women and Leadership explores gender bias and asks why there aren't more women in leadership roles.

Leadership

Leadership
Author: James M. Burns
Publsiher: Harper Collins
Total Pages: 544
Release: 2010-03-30
ISBN 10: 006196557X
ISBN 13: 9780061965579
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Leadership Book Review:

Pulitzer Prize-winning historian James MacGregor Burns has devoted his legendary career to the study of leadership in all its aspects—from politics to business. Leadership, Burns's pioneering study, introduces the highly influential theory of "transformational leadership," stating that the best leaders are those who inspire others to come together toward the achievement of higher aims. Featuring fascinating case studies drawn from history, Leadership is the classic text for anyone seeking to understand executive decision-making, the dynamics of influence, and moral leadership.

Globally Responsible Leadership

Globally Responsible Leadership
Author: Joanne T. Lawrence,Paul W. Beamish
Publsiher: SAGE
Total Pages: 550
Release: 2012-03-29
ISBN 10: 1412938759
ISBN 13: 9781412938754
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Globally Responsible Leadership Book Review:

What does a truly global manager today need to know to lead responsibly? How does he or she develop the core management competencies needed? Globally Responsible Leadership: Managing According to the UN Global Compact uses the UN Global Compact and its Ten Principles as an overarching framework for understanding the issues facing business managers today. Drawing on the knowledge of contributors from different parts of the world, the book shows readers the intersection between business and the major global issues of our time—human rights, labor, the environment, anti-corruption and bribery—and most critically, how to address these issues in the day-to-day running of their operations.

Critical Perspectives on Police Leadership

Critical Perspectives on Police Leadership
Author: Claire Davis,Marisa Silvestri
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 144
Release: 2020-03
ISBN 10: 1447349636
ISBN 13: 9781447349631
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Critical Perspectives on Police Leadership Book Review:

In a critical analysis of conventional understanding, leading authors Claire Davis and Marisa Silvestri present bold new conceptualisations of police leadership. Drawing on empirical research in criminology, sociology and leadership studies, they present a thoughtful critique of the nature and practice of leadership in contemporary policing. The book critically explores the identities of leaders and their positions within wider organisational structures and processes and provides a critique of contemporary reform to police professionalisation, training and education, equalities and diversity by situating these developments within wider historical, social and political context. Pointing towards future directions and a reimagining of leadership in the police, this is an accessible, stimulating and essential text for policing students and valuable reading for current leaders and those interested in policing, criminology and leadership.

Handbook of Research on Innate Leadership Characteristics and Examinations of Successful First Time Leaders

Handbook of Research on Innate Leadership Characteristics and Examinations of Successful First Time Leaders
Author: Matthew Waritay Guah
Publsiher: Business Science Reference
Total Pages: 500
Release: 2021
ISBN 10: 1799875946
ISBN 13: 9781799875949
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Research on Innate Leadership Characteristics and Examinations of Successful First Time Leaders Book Review:

"This book focuses on what qualities distinguish between First-Time Leadership and traditional leaders, while furthering leadership theories that look at other variables such as situational factors, knowledge base, skill levels, etc"--

Rural Leadership

Rural Leadership
Author: Patricia La Caille John
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 28
Release: 1994
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: MINN:31951D011072914
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Interactive Political Leadership

Interactive Political Leadership
Author: Eva Sørensen
Publsiher: Oxford University Press, USA
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2020-01-10
ISBN 10: 0198777957
ISBN 13: 9780198777953
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Interactive Political Leadership Book Review:

Building on recent theories of interactive governance and political leadership, Interactive Political Leadership develops a concept of interactive political leadership and a theoretical framework for studying the role of elected politicians in the age of governance. The purpose of the theoretical framework is to inspire and guide empirical research into how elected politicians perform political leadership in a society where citizens and other stakeholders play an active role in making and implementing political decisions and what barriers, challenges, and dilemmas they encounter in relation to the performance of interactive political leadership. The research framework draws extensively on recent theories of interactive governance and political leadership and other new developments in political science and public administration research. Moreover, it finds inspiration in current tendencies and embryonic examples of interactive political leadership performed by elected politicians operating at different levels of governance in Western liberal democracies. The basic assumption is that political legitimacy is essential for the survival of a political system, and that interactive political leadership stands out as a promising way of securing what political scientists denote as input-, throughput-, output-, and outcome legitimacy in the age of governance. Hence, interactive political leadership aims to establish a bridge between representative democracy and emergent forms of political participation, to promote political learning and accountability, to strengthen the political entrepreneurship of elected politicians, and to advance the political system's implementation capacity through resource mobilization. The book develops 20 propositions that sets the agenda for a new and much needed field of empirical research into political leadership in the age of governance.

Global Servant Leadership

Global Servant Leadership
Author: Philip Mathew,Jiying Song,Shann Ray Ferch,Larry C. Spears
Publsiher: Lexington Books
Total Pages: 328
Release: 2020-11-12
ISBN 10: 179362187X
ISBN 13: 9781793621870
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Global Servant Leadership Book Review:

In Global Servant-Leadership: Wisdom, Love and Legitimate Power in the Age of Chaos, leadership scholars and practitioners from around the globe share their insights on servant-leadership philosophy, representing diverse contexts and cultures, and reflecting a variety of approaches to servant-leadership through cutting-edge research, conceptual models, and practice-oriented case studies. The contributors to this collection address some of the most significant leadership challenges of the twenty-first century to reveal a path toward more healthy and sustainable individuals, families, organizations, and nations. Global Servant-Leadership challenges not only the rigidly held assumptions of traditional, hierarchical leadership approaches, but provides an antidote to the cynicism so often present within workplaces, political struggles, and individual and family crises of contemporary polarized nation states.

Development of Leadership Skills

Development of Leadership Skills
Author: Hiriyappa B
Publsiher: PublishDrive
Total Pages: 50
Release: 2018-05-20
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: PKEY:6610000068364
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Development of Leadership Skills Book Review:

The text puts students in the development of leadership skills and applying effectively handling leadership functions in business and their life. This text gives learners a clear roadmap through the development of leadership skills and learners to see where they currently stand and form a plan to develop leadership greater skill strengths. This book features effective development of leadership skills and to help you improve your leadership skills and points out that you must become a leader.

Change Leadership

Change Leadership
Author: Tony Wagner,Robert Kegan,Lisa Laskow Lahey,Richard W. Lemons,Jude Garnier,Deborah Helsing,Annie Howell,Harriette Thurber Rasmussen
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2012-06-28
ISBN 10: 1118429516
ISBN 13: 9781118429518
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Change Leadership Book Review:

The Change Leadership Group at the Harvard School of Education has, through its work with educators, developed a thoughtful approach to the transformation of schools in the face of increasing demands for accountability. This book brings the work of the Change Leadership Group to a broader audience, providing a framework to analyze the work of school change and exercises that guide educators through the development of their practice as agents of change. It exemplifies a new and powerful approach to leadership in schools.

Leadership Education and Training LET 2

Leadership Education and Training  LET  2
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 441
Release: 2001
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UVA:X005077925
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Leadership Education and Training LET 2 Book Review:

Instructor s Guide for Intermediate Leadership Development

Instructor s Guide for Intermediate Leadership Development
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 329
Release: 1984
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: MINN:31951002927990W
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Instructor s Guide for Intermediate Leadership Development Book Review:

Army JROTC Leadership Education Training

Army JROTC Leadership Education   Training
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2002
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UIUC:30112059862026
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Army JROTC Leadership Education Training Book Review:

Instructor s Readings for Instructor s Guide for Applied Leadership Development Leadership Development 3

Instructor s Readings for Instructor s Guide for Applied Leadership Development  Leadership Development 3
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 74
Release: 1984
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: IND:30000090144720
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Leverage Leadership 2 0

Leverage Leadership 2 0
Author: Paul Bambrick-Santoyo
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2018-08-07
ISBN 10: 1119496594
ISBN 13: 9781119496595
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Leverage Leadership 2 0 Book Review:

Cut through the mystique to learn the real drivers of great school leadership Leverage Leadership 2.0 answers the basic question: what do great school leaders do that separates them from the rest? Rooted in the observation and training of over 20,000 school leaders worldwide, Leverage Leadership 2.0 offers a practical, updated and easier-to-use follow-up to the original, with field-tested techniques and actionable advice. As educational leaders around the world implement Leverage Leadership ideas, their collective stories have revealed a simple framework by which the seven levers may be implemented: See It, Name It, Do It. This book aligns classic Leverage Leadership principles with this proven framework to streamline implementation and help good leaders become great. Expert discussion and real-life success stories prove that effective leadership is not about innate charisma, charm, or personality—it’s about how a leader uses their time. Aimed at all levels of school leadership, this book shows you what to do, and how and when to do it. The companion DVD includes 30 real-world videos that showcase effective leadership happening in our schools right now, and all templates, tools, and other professional development materials have been fully refreshed with a renewed focus on real-world implementation. Informational, inspirational, and highly motivational, this book explores both the separate components of success and what it looks like as a whole. Learn the core principles of effective leadership Understand what success looks like on the ground Practice the seven levers of leadership that allow transformational growth Adopt the tools and techniques that facilitate a schoolwide transformation Educational leaders from a diverse array of schools around the world have found unprecedented success using the key principles detailed in Leverage Leadership, and this book is inspired — and informed — by their stories. Leverage Leadership 2.0 is the practical resource school leaders need to start making real change happen today.