What No One Ever Tells You About-- Leading for Results

What No One Ever Tells You About-- Leading for Results

Best Practices From 101 Real-world Leaders

Book - 2006
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What No One Ever Tell You About Leadering will bea book for aspiring and up and coming leaders, as well as those already well on their way in their leadership roles who want to take stock of where they are and apply valuable tips and strategies to enhance their leadership effectiveness.  This book will be a literal gold mine of leadership tools, tips, strategies, lessons learned, leadership acumen and practical advice from real world leaders at all levels.  What No One Ever Tells You About Leadering will feature the real world stories from leaders who are able to speak to such edgy topics as lessons learned from working with ineffective leaders, the paradox of success, going against the grain and more.  This book will be more than merely a good read.  It will be a field guide and desk companion for those who want to lead using the information from leading edge thinkers on what it takes to succeed in the sometimes daunting role of leader. Leadership coach and consultant Jan Austin will interview 101 different leaders at all levels of an organization and offer their inside secrets for this difficult skills to master, including:
-Lessons from Stretch Assignments and On-the-Job Adversity -What It really Takes To Succeed when Assuming Broader Organizational Leadership Responsibility -What Succeeds and What Derails the Individual Contributor in a New Leadership Role -Secrets for Staying Sane with a Full Plate -Maneuvers that Win when You Need To Lead those Above You -Secrets of Fast Tracking Superstars -Now You Know Exactly What NOT To Do -Leader Behaviors that Score early Wins but Create Train Wrecks in Higher Level Roles -Secrets for Succeeding with Challenging the Status Quo -Advice from Successful Collaborators -When Experience IS the Teacher -What It Really Takes To Lead Change -Secrets for Optimizing Group Intelligence         
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Kaplan Pub., [2006]
Copyright Date: ©2006
ISBN: 9781419584343
Branch Call Number: 658.4092 AU76
Characteristics: xvi, 247 pages ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Leading for results


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