Business in a changing society : festschrift for Peter Brabeck-Letmathe (book)

Editor: Andreas Koopmann On the occasion of Peter Brabeck-Letmathe’s 70th birthday a group of his friends invited 31 authors to contribute to this festschrift, honoring his great achievements in providing business leadership and contributing to public dialogue on important issues. Leaders from politics, academia, civil society and business who know Peter Brabeck draw a fascinating, … Read more

Sideways to the top : 10 stories of successful women that will change your thinking about careers forever (book)

Authors: Norah Breekveldt with contributions by Hannah Piterman, Kerry Baxter, Heather Carmody and Hugh Davies Sideways to the Top is a thought provoking book that explores how 11 women challenged the status quo and took alternative career pathways to the top. The 10 case studies challenge many of the generalisations and stereotypes about how women … Read more

How to be a positive leader : small actions, big impact (ebook)

Authors: Jane E Dutton and Gretchen M. Spreitzer Positive leaders are able to dramatically expand their people’s—and their own—capacity for excellence. And they accomplish this without enormous expenditures or huge heroic gestures. Here leading scholars describe how this is being done at companies such as Wells Fargo, Ford, Kelly Services, Burt’s Bees, Connecticut’s Griffin Hospital, … Read more

Leading with questions : how leaders find the right solutions by knowing what to ask (ebook)

Author: Michael J. Marquardt Do people give you the information you need to perform well? Does everyone in your organization understand your vision for the future? Do you know what your boss is really thinking? In this thoroughly updated new edition of his business classic Leading with Questions, internationally acclaimed management consultant Michael Marquardt shows … Read more

Build your leader identity : a practical guide to leading authentically from any position (book)

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Author: Suzi Skinner Build Your Leader Identity is a practical guide to harnessing your unique leadership potential. At its heart is the idea that every person has the potential to lead, including you, by drawing on your personal attributes, values, and life experiences. This book aims to give you the skills to build your own … Read more