The Jossey-Bass Academic Administrator's Guide to Exemplary Leadership / Edition 1

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Written by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner—two of the foremost experts on the topic of leadership—the Jossey-Bass Academic Administrator's Guide to Exemplary Leadership clearly shows how anyone can develop the key leadership skills needed "to get extraordinary things done" on their campuses. This important resource outlines the principles and practices that are solidly based in more than two decades of quantitative and qualitative research. The Jossey-Bass Academic Administrator's Guide to Exemplary Leadership

  • Describes the proven Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership
  • Explains the fundamental principles that support the key leadership practices
  • Provides actual case examples of real people on college and university campuses who demonstrate each practice
  • Offers specific recommendations on what to do to own these practices
  • Shows how to continue to develop as a leader
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780787966645
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 4/8/2003
  • Series: J-B Leadership Challenge: Kouzes/Posner Series, #1
  • Edition description: 1ST
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 132
  • Sales rank: 1,004,645
  • Product dimensions: 6.08 (w) x 9.07 (h) x 0.35 (d)

Meet the Author

James M. Kouzes is chairman emeritus of the Tom PetersCompany and an executive fellow at the Center for Innovation andEntrepreneurship at the Leavey School of Business, Santa ClaraUniversity. Barry Z. Posner is dean of the Leavey School ofBusiness, Santa Clara University, and professor of leadership.
Kouzes and Posner are the coauthors of The LeadershipChallenge, Credibility, Encouraging the Heart, and TheLeadership Challenge Workbook. They also developed the highlyacclaimed Leadership Practices Inventory (LPI) and, 360-degree assessment tools based on the FivePractices.

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Table of Contents

About the Authors
1 Leadership is a Relationship 1
2 Model the Way 17
3 Inspire a Shared Vision 33
4 Challenge the Process 49
5 Enable Others to Act 63
6 Encourage the Heart 79
7 Leadership is Everyone's Business 95
References 105
Index 109
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