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Leading at the edge : leadership lessons from the extraordinary saga of Shackleton's Antarctic expedition

Author: Dennis N T Perkins; Catherine McCarthy; Margaret P Holtman; Paul R Kessler
Publisher: New York : Amacom, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Leadership expert Dennis N.T. Perkins reveals how Shackleton's vision, actions, and philosophy of leadership provide a compass to executives and managers in today's climate of fierce competition, economic uncertainty, and constant change.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: Ernest Henry Shackleton, Sir; Ernest Henry Shackleton, Sir
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis N T Perkins; Catherine McCarthy; Margaret P Holtman; Paul R Kessler
ISBN: 0814424961 9780814424964 0814405436 9780814405437
OCLC Number: 1058353836
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (277 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents: Preliminaries; Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; The Shackleton Saga; 1 Vision and Quick Victories; 2 Symbolism and Personal Example; 3 Optimism and Reality; 4 Stamina; 5 The Team Message; 6 Core Team Values; 7 Conflict; 8 Lighten Up!; 9 Risk; 10 Tenacious Creativity; 11 Introduction to the Case Studies; 12 Business Communication Systems (AT & T/Lucent Technologies); 13 Rice Health Systems; 14 Weyerhaeuser Company; 15 Malden Mills: Rising from the Ashes; 16 Learning to Lead at The Edge; 17 Epilogue: A Perspective on Success and Failure; Resources; Critical Leadership Skills Survey. Your Leadership ExpeditionYour Leadership Expedition Map; Further Readings from The Edge; Notes; Index.
Other Titles: Leadership lessons from the extraordinary saga of Shackleton's Antarctic expedition
Responsibility: Dennis N.T. Perkins.

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Leadership expert Dennis N.T. Perkins reveals how Shackleton's vision, actions, and philosophy of leadership provide a compass to executives and managers in today's climate of fierce competition, economic uncertainty, and constant change.

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