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Leading change from the middle : a practical guide to building extraordinary capabilities

Author: Jackson A Nickerson
Publisher: Washington D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, ©2014 [2014]
Series: Innovations in leadership.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Bookshelves abound with theoretical analyses, how-to guides, and personal success stories by famous corporate leaders, public officials, even athletic coaches, expounding on how to lead from the top. But what about those in the middle who are increasingly tasked with trying to reshape, reorient, or recreate the capabilities of an organization? Leading Change from the Middle takes you on the journeys traveled by  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jackson A Nickerson
ISBN: 9780815725220 0815725221
OCLC Number: 852220834
Description: xv, 137 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Leaders in the middle and their challenges --
The journeys begin for Kurt and Stephen --
Categorizing stakeholders --
Leadership approaches for each category of stakeholders --
Avoid making stakeholders DEAF --
How do Kurt's and Stephen's journeys end? --
How can you lead change?
Series Title: Innovations in leadership.
Responsibility: Jackson Nickerson.

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