The Fifth Discipline
The Art and Practice of the Learning Organization
Paperback ISBN: 0385260954
An MIT Professor's pathbreaking book on building "learning organizations" -- corporations that overcome inherent obstacles to learning and develop dynamic ways to pinpoint the threats that face them and to recognize new opportunities. Not only is the learning organization a new source of competitive advantage, it also offers a marvelously empowering approach to work, one which promises that, as Archimedes put it, "with a lever long enough... single-handed I can move the world."
Lincoln on Leadership
Executive Strategies for Tough Times
Paperback ISBN: 0446394599
A guide to business leadership based on the strategies of Abraham Lincoln focuses on the President's most difficult decisions during the Civil War, offering lessons based on his experiences for today's businessperson
Leadership Lessons from the Great Antartic Explorer
Paperback ISBN: 0142002364
Using the leadership principles of Antarctica explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton, this unique business guide looks to the famous captain of the Endurance for advice on how to lead people. Reprint.
The Dance of Change
The Challenges of Sustaining Momentum in Learning Organizations
Paperback ISBN: 0385493223
From the group that revolutionized business management earlier this decade comes a new guide for organizations that have implemented a philosophy of learning and now want to develop strategies for maintaining it. Original.
What Every Leader Needs to Know
Hardcover ISBN: 0785264191
Drawing from John Maxwell's bestsellers Developing the Leader Within You, The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader, and Becoming a Person of Influence, Leadership 101 explores the timeless principles that have become Dr. Maxwell's trademark style. In a concise, straightforward style, Maxwell focuses on essential and time-tested qualities necessary for true leadership -influence, integrity, attitude, vision, problem-solving, and self-discipline -and guides readers through practical steps to develop true leadership in their lives and the lives of others.
Developing the Leader Within You
Paperback ISBN: 0785267255
In the Developing the Leader Within You Workbook, John Maxwell examines the differences between leadership styles, outlines specific ways each reader can apply principles for inspiring, motivating, and influencing others. These principles can be used in any organization to foster integrity and self-discipline and bring a positive change. Developing the Leader Within You Workbook also allows readers to discover how to be effective in the highest calling of leadership by understanding the five characteristics that set "leader managers" apart from "run-of-the-mill managers." In this companion to the bestseller, John Maxwell shows readers how to develop the vision, value, influence, and motivation required of successful leaders.
What Every Supervisor Should Know
The Complete Guide to Supervisory Management
Paperback ISBN: 0070055890
A guide to assist supervisors in meeting the challenges of the job discusses the supervisor's role in management and how to motivate employees and improve productivity