Effective Leadership New Revised Edition

Author: John Adair
Editor: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330530828
Size: 18,64 MB
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Leaders play an essential role in every aspect of our modern lives and good leadership is an art that is highly prized. Effective leaders not only control, appraise and analyse, they also encourage, improve and inspire. In Effective Leadership John Adair, Britain’s foremost expert on leadership training, shows how every manager can learn to lead. Drawing on numerous examples of leadership in action – commercial, historical, military – he identifies the essential requirements for good leadership and explains how you can enhance your personality, knowledge and position to become the best leader you can be. Recognized as the ultimate tool for any aspiring leader, this landmark book will help you to: • Understand leadership – the characteristics and skills you need to be an effective leader • Develop leadership abilities – how to define tasks, plan, brief, communicate, motivate and set an example • Grow as a leader – how to put your leadership skills into practice

Effective Strategic Leadership

Author: John Adair
Editor: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330536729
Size: 11,63 MB
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Since John Adair, one of the world's foremost experts in leadership training, introduced the term 'strategic leadership' in the 1980s, it has come into universal use. Strategic leaders are generally responsible for large organizations and may influence thousands of people. It is their role to respond to change and external events, establishing a strong organizational structure, allocating resources and communicating strategic vision. As a strategic leader, your decisions may appear more risky, your actions more visible and achieving results more complex than for organizational managers. In Effective Strategic Leadership John Adair teaches you everything you need to know to enable you to be clear about what you want to achieve and to lead with purpose in order to turn your strategy into reality. Among other things, he shows you how to: - Judge situations quickly and respond accordingly - Make decisions based on incomplete information - Pick the best second-tier leaders to achieve your objectives

Effective Leadership

Author: John Adair
Editor: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 9780330504195
Size: 16,23 MB
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Leaders play an essential role in every aspect of our modern lives and good leadership is an art that is highly prized. Effective leaders not only control, appraise and analyse, they also encourage, improve and inspire. In Effective Leadership, John Adair, Britain's foremost expert on leadership training, shows how every manager can learn to lead.Drawing on numerous examples of leadership in action - commercial, historical, military - he identifies the essential requirements for good leadership and explains how you can enhance your personality, knowledge and position to become the best leader you can be.

Leadership New And Revised

Author: Peter Koestenbaum
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0787959561
Size: 13,81 MB
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Describes the qualities of good leadership, including a focus on long-term goals, attention to the market, ethical commitment, and the courage to take risks.

Theory And Practice Of Leadership

Author: Roger Gill
Editor: SAGE
ISBN: 1849200246
Size: 20,62 MB
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If you are looking for a more holistic and critical take on the field of leadership, look no further! The Second Edition of Theory and Practice of Leadership is an engaging and highly-respected text that offers an exploration of leadership at all levels of organization – whether that leadership is traditional or virtual, and whether the organization is corporate and non-profit.

Effective Leadership Masterclass

Author: John Adair
Editor: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 033053663X
Size: 10,28 MB
Format: PDF
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Leadership skills are essential for any aspiring manager, and there are no better guides to those skills than the actions and words of great leaders themselves: Julius Caesar, Alexander the Great and Napoleon; Churchill, Charles de Gaulle and Abraham Lincoln; Field Marshalls Slim and Montgomery; and many more. In Effective Leadership Masterclass John Adair, one of the world's foremost experts on leadership training, describes the lessons every manager can learn from the great leaders of the past and how you can apply them to your own management methods. In addition to dealing with more wide-ranging issues, such as whether knowledge and experience are enough to make someone a leader and which are the most effective styles of leadership, this groundbreaking book teaches you the many ways in which you can become a better manager, including how to: - Remain calm under pressure - Make the right decisions - Communicate effectively - Inspire while informing

Effective Communication Revised Edition

Author: John Adair
Editor: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330530844
Size: 10,43 MB
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Strong communication skills are arguably the most important attribute a manager can possess. Many managers believe they have already mastered the four basic communication skills – speaking, listening, writing and reading – but many simply go through the motions. In Effective Communication John Adair, Britain’s foremost expert on leadership training, will tell you everything you need to know to enable you to: Use words to their maximum effectiveness in order to persuade and really be heard Train yourself to hear what other people are actually saying Construct your correspondence and presentations to get across what you want to say in the clearest manner Improve your assimilation and understanding of the thousands of words you have to read every day Including helpful advice on interviews, appraisals, giving and receiving criticism, conducting and participating in meetings, the use of visual aids, communication between departments and much more, this is the ultimate tool for improving your communication skills and helping you become a better manager.

Effective Leadership And Management In Nursing

Author: Eleanor J. Sullivan
Editor:
ISBN: 9780132083041
Size: 12,53 MB
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Completely updated in a new edition,Effective Leadership and Management in Nursing provides students with the necessary skills to make sound management decisions in a dynamic health care environment. Used worldwide, this award-winning book is now offered in a revised seventh edition to reflect the many changes in health care and nursing. Targeted to both practicing nurses and those in management, this book provides the tools for using the skills presented in each chapter, case studies with a managers checklist, critical thinking questions, key terms, an easy-to-read format, and a link to online instruction. In the ever-changing health care environment, nurses have never needed this information more.

Effective Innovation Revised Edition

Author: John Adair
Editor: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330530941
Size: 20,27 MB
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Innovation - the process of taking new ideas through to satisfied customers - is the lifeblood of any organization today. Nothing causes a company and the individuals working in it to lose enthusiasm more than a lack of interest in positive change. You cannot stand still: either you go forwards or you move backwards. In Effective Innovation John Adair, Britain's foremost expert on leadership training, looks at both creativity and innovation and tells you everything you need to know to enable you to generate new ideas and bring them to market. Based around Adair's 'seven habits of successful creative thinkers', this landmark book will tell you how to: Generate the best possible ideas from yourself and the people around you Listen and learn - how being curious, keen to learn and observant of others will help you to think in a more imaginative way Use constructive criticism to improve upon existing ideas Filter out those ideas that should not be further progressed Follow up on and implement ideas to best effect

Effective Motivation Revised Edition

Author: John Adair
Editor: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330530887
Size: 14,92 MB
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People are the most important asset in any business today. It is through great people that great results are achieved. To ensure that your business is as efficient as possible, as a manager you need to be able to motivate and draw out the best from others, which can be a difficult task in times of corporate change or personal uncertainty. Effective Motivation is a practical guide to developing this key leadership skill. Written by John Adair, Britain's foremost expert on leadership training, this book will help you to: Understand what motivates you and your staff Develop awareness of how you can increase energy and motivation, in yourself and others, in order to achieve your goals Grow as a leader by putting your motivational skills into practice Based on scientifically proven motivational methods, and presented in a clear, easy-to-use style, Effective Motivation will tell you everything you need to know to enable you and your team to perform to the best of your abilities and be as energetic and dynamic as you can be.