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Main Title The leadership challenge : how to make extraordinary things happen in organizations /
Author Kouzes, James M.,
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Posner, Barry Z.
Publisher Jossey-Bass,
Year Published 2012
OCLC Number 775406323
ISBN 9780470651728; 0470651725; 1118284313; 9781118284315
Subjects Leadership ; Executive ability ; Management--Case studies ; Personnel management ; Vocational qualifications ; Professional Competence ; Business and Management ; Fèuhrung ; Unternehmensfèuhrung
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EOAM  HD57.7.K68 2012 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 06/01/2022
Edition 5th ed.
Collation xiii, 394 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-374) and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction: Making extraordinary things happen in organizations -- When leaders are at their best -- Clarify values -- Set the example -- Envision the future -- Enlist others -- Search for opportunities -- Experiment and take risks -- Foster collaboration -- Strengthen others -- Recognize contributions -- Celebrate the values and victories -- Leadership is everyone's business. The Leadership Challenge, based on Kouzes and Posner's research, this edition casts their work in context for today's world, proving how leadership is a relationship that must be nurtured and can be learned. Features over 100 all-new case studies and examples, which show The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership in action around the world. Focuses on toughest organizational challenges leaders face today. Addresses changes in how people work and what people want from their work.