The Breakthrough Management Strategy Revolutionizing the World's Top Corporations
1st Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0385494378
The radical new approach to management touted by GE, Motorola, and Sony demonstrates how to establish a virtually defect-free production process as opposed to correcting mistakes after they happen. 50,000 first printing.
Six Thinking Hats
Paperback ISBN: 0316178314
A leading authority on lateral thinking streamlines the decision-making process by identifying the central aspects of problem-solving and, by using real-life scenarios, describes how to focus thinking on each aspect individually, then link them into a productive progression. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.
Ethics and Hrd
A New Approach to Leading Responsible Organizations : New Perspectives in Organizational Learning, Performance, and Change
Paperback ISBN: 0738205648
"As corporations become increasingly more powerful, their decisions have a larger impact on the social and ecological landscape both domestically and internationally. In Ethics and HRD, Tim Hatcher sho"
How Managers Can Break Free from the Annual Performance Trap
Hardcover ISBN: 1578518660
Aiming to offer a model for budgeting, this title explains how Beyond Budgeting has both a financial and managerial component to it. It shows managers how, in the absence of a traditional budget, they can still satisfy budget-related needs such as setting goals, designing compensation and incentive rewards, and measuring performance.
Leadership in Administration
A Sociological Interpretation
Paperback ISBN: 0520049942
From the Preface: This essay outlines a perspective for the study of leadership in administrative organizations. It was written in the conviction that more reflective, theoretical discussion is needed to guide the gathering of facts that the diagnosis of troubles. This subject, like the larger study of government and society, requires our profoundest intellectual concern. We shall not find any simple prescriptions for sound organizational leadership; nor will it be purchased with a bag of tricks and gadgets. It requires nothing less than the proper ordering of human affairs, including the establishment of social order, the determination of public interest, and the defense of critical values. Thus conceived, our inquiry has ancient roots. The main problems and issues have been known for a long time, although they need to be restated for the purposes of administrative theory.
The Art of Possibility
Transforming Professional and Personal Life
Paperback ISBN: 0142001104
Introduces twelve groundbreaking practices for integrating creativity into every facet of human endeavor, utilizing inspirational stories, parables, and personal anecdotes to demonstrate the powerful role and influence of possibility in every aspect of human life. Reprint.
Realizing the Power of Emotional Intelligence
Hardcover ISBN: 157851486x
Looks at the role of emotional intelligence in leadership, discussing the characteristics of a good leader and leadership styles, and outlines the steps to becoming an effective leader.