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Sinclair, Amanda 1953-

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Works: 26 works in 41 publications in 1 language and 1,148 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies  Drama 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HD57.7, 658.4092
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Publications about Amanda Sinclair
Publications by Amanda Sinclair
Most widely held works by Amanda Sinclair
Doing leadership differently : gender, power, and sexuality in a changing business culture by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
"Amanda Sinclair argues that Australian organisations are clinging to an outdated concept of leadership. We expect our leaders to be a certain type of person - a tough, heterosexual male. Drawing on interviews with senior executives, male and female, she shows convincingly why our faith in this traditional style is so strong - and so misplaced." "Doing Leadership Differently will be essential reading for both established and aspiring executives and managers. It offers a challenging and original analysis of why the traditional style of leadership has failed us; how men as well as women can benefit from understanding how gender shapes leadership style; how to put power and sexuality at the heart of effective leadership; and ways of widening the pool of Australian leadership talent."--Jacket
Leadership for the disillusioned : moving beyond myths and heroes to leading that liberates by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
We expect our leaders to be superhuman, to provide all the answers and never fail. Amanda Sinclair offers an alternative and more realistic approach to leadership based on personal growth, drawing on Eastern philosophies
New faces of leadership by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
"Old models of tough, out-front leadership have less and less relevance in today's dynamic and international business environment. In New Faces of Leadership, Amanda Sinclair and Valerie Wilson investigate the more open and flexible forms that future leadership will take. They explore the experiences of thirty of Australia's business leaders, all with successful careers in large corporations--and their approach is unusual. By drawing out the backgrounds of these men and women, the authors show how personal experience helps forge an openness to difference. The childhood stories of these leaders are fascinating. They establish that early experiences in crossing borders--physical, cultural, linguistic, socio-economic and emotional borders--are a key ingredient for successful leadership in today's world. In the stories of those from immigrant backgrounds, it is not surprising to find discrimination and a strong sense of needing to camouflage difference. But peeling back the layers reveals that those with more conventional lives have also been shaped by a variety of border-crossing experiences. New Faces of Leadership is full of unexpected insights. It pinpoints the ambivalence many leaders feel about advocating for difference in business contexts. Yet it predicts that successful future leaders will be people who, having harnessed their own experiences of difference, are able to bring openness, flexibility and courage to their leadership."--Jacket
Getting the numbers : women in local government by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
4 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Trials at the top : chief executives talk about men, women and the Australian executive culture by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
The culture-inclusive classroom by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Sponsoring self-management of change by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
After excellence, models of organisational culture for the public sector by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
The tyranny of the team by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
What women managers want : customising human resource management practices by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
The Chameleon of accountability by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Organisational culture cures for bad business ethics by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Archetypes of leadership by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Public sector culture : managerialism or multi-culturalilsm [i.e. multi-culturalism]? by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Developing managers : re-examining ten myths about MBAs and managers by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Constructing the new public leadership by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Deaths in the workplace : how organisations respond and why by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Women in management : advantage through diversity by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Gender in the management curriculum by Amanda Sinclair( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
To each her own ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"Jess meets Casey, a very openly gay woman and quickly the girls form a strong romantic bond which forces Jess to come to terms with her true sexuality. Jess is captivated by Casey's lifestyle; meeting Casey's friends and accepting family sends Jess' life spinning out of control. She does not know what to do as she falls deeper in love with Casey and risks losing her loyal and kind-hearted husband. Casey's life is turned upside down as well; having been a very promiscuous woman and never feeling that true love was really her thing, until now! Ultimately Jess is forced to choose between Casey and Trevor. Risking stability, her family and all that she knows for the great unknown and her new found love. "To Each Her Own" goes deep into the feelings and emotions that people go through while undergoing the coming out process, in hopes of helping people understand how truly hard the struggle can be with both internalized and external homophobia."--Container
 
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