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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 137 new and published books in the subject of Leadership — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Reluctant Managers (Routledge Revivals)

    Their Work and Lifestyles

    By Richard Scase, Robert Goffee

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    ‘The manager’ is a crucial figure in debates about the future of the British economy in general and the working practices of private and public organizations in particular. He or she is to be encouraged, cajoled, exhorted or at worst obliged to pursue organizational goals of greater economy,...

    Published April 18th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Understanding Leadership

    An arts and humanities perspective

    By Robert M McManus, Gamaliel Perruci

    Lao Tzu, Marx, the Buddha, Ibsen, Machiavelli — these are just a few of the world’s great thinkers who have weighed in on the subject of leadership over the centuries. Yet, the contemporary student of leadership often overlooks many of these names in favour of more recent theorists hailing from the...

    Published April 9th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Managing in Uncertainty

    Complexity and the paradoxes of everyday organizational life

    By Chris Mowles

    The reality of everyday organizational life is that it is filled with uncertainty, contradictions and paradoxes. Yet leaders and managers are expected to act as though they can predict the future and bring about the impossible: that they can transform themselves and their colleagues, design...

    Published April 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. E-Coaching

    Theory and practice for a new online approach to coaching

    By Anne Ribbers, Alexander Waringa

    In a rapidly moving world where so many of our day-to-day activities are now online, it has become essential to adapt coaching processes in order to better suit clients’ circumstances and needs. Above all, clients want sustainable and time-efficient results. Electronic coaching (e-coaching) is an...

    Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Business Leadership Development in China

    By Shuang Ren, Robert Wood, Ying Zhu

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    This book argues that China’s businesses, and hence China’s future economic development, face a huge crisis in that there is a considerable "leadership gap" in China, with a shortage of competent business leaders, at a time when new leadership skills are required urgently, as China’s businesses...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Business and Buddhism

    By Joan Marques

    Business and Buddhism explores alternative ways of leading in the aftermath of the Great Recession and the many stories of fraud and greed that emerged. The book explores shifts in business perspectives as more value is placed on soft skills like emotional intelligence and listening, and...

    Published March 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Behavioural Risks in Corporate Governance

    Regulatory Intervention as a Risk Management Mechanism

    By Ngozi Vivian Okoye

    Series: Routledge Research in Corporate Law

    Recent cases of corporate failures, including the fixing of LIBOR rates and money laundering issues in the banking industry, highlight how behavioural issues on the part of company directors are significant contributory factors in corporate governance and the success or failure of companies. This...

    Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Change Competence

    Implementing Effective Change

    By Steven ten Have, Wouter ten Have, Anne-Bregje Huijsmans, Niels van der Eng

    Series: Routledge Studies in Organizational Change & Development

    Organizations are often forced to change and adapt as a result of internal or external circumstances – whether the impetus is vision and ambition, a competing organization, societal pressure, or financial pressure. In this book, the authors posit that successful change requires the coherence of...

    Published March 5th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Asia's Entrepreneurs

    Dilemmas, Risks and Opportunities

    By Virginia Cha, Jennifer Lien

    This book is a collection of technology startup cases in Asia, told in a narrative form, to give readers an insider view to how innovators and technopreneurs view entrepreneurial opportunities from use of technology, how the technopreneurs raise funding to support their vision, and the subsequent...

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Reputation Management

    The Key to Successful Public Relations and Corporate Communication, 3rd Edition

    By John Doorley, Helio Fred Garcia

    Reputation Management is a how-to guide for students and professionals, as well as CEOs and other business leaders. It rests on the premise that reputation can be measured, monitored, and managed. Organized by corporate communication units including media relations, employee communication,...

    Published February 25th 2015 by Routledge