Comprehensive, readable, and packed with practical advice, AMC Guide to Outdoor Leadership, 2nd edition, is a must-read for anyone committed to becoming an effective outdoor leader, guide, or educator, including camp, scouting, and outdoor club leaders.
This completely revised and updated guide from the Appalachian Mountain Club details the critical skills and concepts every professional or volunteer outdoor leader needs to know. Through easy-to-remember leadership models, case studies, and his own extensive leadership experience, author Alex Kosseff explores such topics as effective decision-making, group dynamics and communication, self-awareness and evaluation, backcountry ethics, and more. Also included are a new chapter on techniques for leading and motivating youth and expanded coverage of risk and crisis management.
INSIDE YOU’LL FIND:
■ Accessible techniques for new and experienced leaders
■ Comprehensive coverage of leadership concepts
■ Case studies, advice, and anecdotes from experts on trip planning, decision making, leadership styles, teaching, and communication
■ Essential reading lists for further study
|Publisher:||Appalachian Mountain Club Books MA|
|Sold by:||Barnes & Noble|
|File size:||8 MB|
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