The Leadership Challenge Workbook / Edition 3 by James M. Kouzes | 9781118182703 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Leadership Challenge Workbook / Edition 3

The Leadership Challenge Workbook / Edition 3

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by James M. Kouzes
     
 

ISBN-10: 1118182707

ISBN-13: 9781118182703

Pub. Date: 07/31/2012

Publisher: Wiley

The new edition of the classic change leader's workbook

A blend of leadership development, project management, and execution, this perfect companion to the bestselling The Leadership Challenge has been refreshed in time for the 25th Anniversary of this trusted leadership development program. Updated with a new global perspective and new research,

Overview

The new edition of the classic change leader's workbook

A blend of leadership development, project management, and execution, this perfect companion to the bestselling The Leadership Challenge has been refreshed in time for the 25th Anniversary of this trusted leadership development program. Updated with a new global perspective and new research, it is the ultimate change leader's workbook.

Based on Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner's classic book The Leadership Challenge, this workbook is a hands-on guide for improving your ability to put into action the Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership® model and become a leader who Models the Way, Inspires a Shared Vision, Challenges the Process, Enables Others to Act, and Encourages the Heart.

  • Significantly updated, with a new global focus
  • Features the latest research and refer to new case studies, including international examples
  • Can be used as a project-planning, change-creating, and personal-best-making tool

More relevant and effective than ever the Third Edition of The Leadership Challenge Workbook will help leaders in every organization improve their ability to communicate a vision, strengthen co-worker commitment, build trust among fellow employees, maintain employee satisfaction, and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118182703
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/31/2012
Series:
J-B Leadership Challenge: Kouzes/Posner Series, #263
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
122,936
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents


Preface: Getting Extraordinary Things Done in Organizations     xi
What Leaders Do and What Constituents Expect
The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership     3
Leadership Opportunities Are Everywhere
The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership
Leadership Is a Relationship
The Ten Commitments of Leadership
Credibility is the Foundation of Leadership     27
What People Look For and Admire in Leaders
Putting It All Together: Credibility Is the Foundation
Model the Way
Clarify Values     45
Find Your Voice
Affirm Shared Values
Reflection and Action
Set the Example     73
Personify the Shared Values
Teach Others to Model the Values
Reflection and Action
Inspire a Shared Vision
Envision the Future     103
Imagine the Possibilities
Find a Common Purpose
Reflection and Action
Enlist Others     130
Appeal to Common Ideals
Animate the Vision
Reflection and Action
Challenge the Process
Search for Opportunities     161
Seize the Initiative
Exercise Outsight
Reflection and Action
Experiment and Take Risks     188
Generate Small Wins
Learn from Experience
Reflection and Action
Enable Others to Act
Foster Collaboration     221
Create a Climate of Trust
Facilitate Relationships
Reflection and Action
Strengthen Others     248
Enhance Self-Determination
Develop Competence and Confidence
Reflection andAction
Encourage the Heart
Recognize Contributions     279
Expect the Best
Personalize Recognition
Reflection and Action
Celebrate the Values and Victories     307
Create a Spirit of Community
Be Personally Involved
Reflection and Action
Leadership for Everyone
Leadership is Everyone's Business     337
You Are the Most Important Leader in Your Organization
Leadership Is Learned
Leaders Make a Difference
First Lead Yourself
Moral Leadership Calls Us to Higher Purposes
Humility Is the Antidote to Hubris
Leadership Is in the Moment
The Secret to Success in Life
Notes     352
Acknowledgments     369
About the Authors     373
Index     377

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