The Dream Weavers / Edition 1

The Dream Weavers / Edition 1

by John J. Sosik
     
 

Based on interviews with executive leaders working in the information technology, finance, life sciences, and manufacturing fields, this book presents a model of strategy-focused leadership and identifies four core processes: recognizing and initiating trends, selecting and developing people in line with the core strategy, creating ownership and trust, and sustaining… See more details below

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Based on interviews with executive leaders working in the information technology, finance, life sciences, and manufacturing fields, this book presents a model of strategy-focused leadership and identifies four core processes: recognizing and initiating trends, selecting and developing people in line with the core strategy, creating ownership and trust, and sustaining strong organizational culture. The five authors met at Binghamton University and are currently professors at various universities. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781593111106
Publisher:
Information Age Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Pt. IStrategy-focused leadership in technology-driven environments
1Strategy-focused leadership : focusing on and weaving the dream3
2Competing in a technology-driven world23
Pt. IIDreaming about success
3Where dreams being : recognizing and initiating trends45
4Focusing on the core message and strategy65
Pt. IIIAdjusting the right pattern
5Selecting and developing people in line with strategy89
6Intergrating the right people and technology115
Pt. IVWeaving the fabric of success
7Creating ownership and trust143
8Supporting learning and innovation173
Pt. VRealizing the dream
9Reinforcing the core message and strategy193
10Re-focusing the shape of future success215
App. : Research base239
Notes277
About the authors307
Subject index309

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