The Servant Leader

Author: James A. Autry
Publisher: Crown Business
ISBN: 0307422356
Release Date: 2007-12-18
Genre: Business & Economics

A Practical Guide to Using the Principles of Servant Leadership Leadership is a calling. And servant leadership—the idea that managing with respect, honesty, love, and spirituality empowers employees—helps individuals answer that calling. Bestselling author and former Fortune 500 executive James A. Autry reveals the servant leader’s tools, a set of skills and ideals that will transform the way business is done. It helps leaders nurture the needs and goals of those who look to them for leadership. The result is a more productive, successful, and happier organization, and a more meaningful life for the leader. Autry reveals how to remain true to the servant leadership model when handling day-to-day and long-term management situations, including how to: •Provide guidance during conflict and crisis •Assure your continued growth and progress as a leader •Train managers in the principles of servant leadership •Transform a company with morale problems into a great place to work Practiced by one-third of the companies on Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list, servant leadership is a thriving philosophy. Ultimately, Autry explores how it can be a valuable, refreshing, and rewarding approach to leading others in business life.

Servant Leadership

Author: Dirk van Dierendonck
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9780230299184
Release Date: 2010-10-13
Genre: Business & Economics

Servant-leadership may be the answer to the current demand for a more ethical, people-centred leadership where humility, servitude and contribution are key elements. The purpose of this book is to provide an overview of current thinking and empirical research of the determinants, underlying processes and consequences of servant leadership.

Practicing Servant Leadership

Author: Dirk van Dierendonck
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9783319756448
Release Date: 2018-06-29
Genre: Business & Economics

Building on the original writings of Robert K. Greenleaf, this edited collection provides new insights into servant leadership theory and broadens the conceptual framework with a developmental perspective on modern organisations. Bringing together a group of active servant leadership researchers and practitioners from around the world, this book applies Greenleaf’s original ideas to current challenges within today’s businesses. The authors explore theoretical topics such as purposefulness, compassion, personal growth and mindfulness, as well as providing practical models for implementing a servant leadership culture within organisations, with a particular focus on public administration and the health care industry.

Servant Leadership

Author: Larry W. Boone
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 9781527522411
Release Date: 2018-11-27
Genre: Business & Economics

Servant Leadership: Attitudes, Skills and Behaviours is for hands-on learners who want to develop a leadership style that will build effective organizations, achieve outstanding results and cultivate productive, 360-degree relationships. This book details a holistic leadership approach that builds a community of workers through a common mission and values, as well as through a shared vision. All workers, especially those in early career stages, will benefit by developing servant leadership attitudes, skills and behaviours. This book is dedicated to the increasingly popular servant leadership style, and is presented in an easy-to-read format, featuring examples of servant leadership behaviours, tables of tips and practices, and dozens of servant leadership questions for self-reflection.

Servant Leadership

Author: Samuel O. Enyia
Publisher: Page Publishing Inc
ISBN: 9781641387569
Release Date: 2018-08-08
Genre: Fiction

The focus of this book is on how applying the principles, practices, strategies, and strengths of servant leadership can help leaders revolutionize their leadership culture and practices to maximize performance outcomes, whose core strength is in serving others first. It prepares and equips leaders—whether at the corporate, educational, church, community, NGOs, private, public, and family context—with the complete understanding of the spectrum of the model and to show why it is a viable leadership alternative, more efficient and effective leadership model because it’s humane, value-based, moral, and relationship-driven, which yields the best outcome for the organization, employees, and followers, who are empowered, valued, and respected for their gifts, expertise, and abilities. How to incorporate this revolutionary and empowering values-based servant leadership-followership strategies to prepare and equip leaders and followers to become more efficient, effective, and successful stands at the core of this book.

National Summit on School Leadership

Author: Connie L. Fulmer
ISBN: 157886304X
Release Date: 2005-01-01
Genre: Education

National Summit on School Leadership contains articles on educational leadership submitted for publication in the 2005 NCPEA yearbook. Included is an invited article section followed by three additional sections titled crediting the past, challenging the present, and creating the future. This annual publication features current thinking on educational leadership, innovations in the preparation of school leaders, and issues relevant to the field. It will be of interest to professors of educational administration, superintendents, principals, and scholars engaged in changing and challenging the field of educational leadership.

Guide to Nursing Management and Leadership

Author: Ann Marriner-Tomey
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
ISBN: 0323028640
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Medical

This well-respected text is designed to teach readers about leadership and the management process, as well as supplying practical information about nursing administration. Chapters in Part 1 lay the foundation for what it takes to lead in the clinical setting, such as communication, stress management, decision-making, power, and politics. In Part 2, management skills and issues are presented including financial management, culture and change, and development and evaluation of personnel. Throughout this edition, an emphasis on a global approach reflects the dynamic and evolving clinical environment. The logical chapter organization divides content between Leadership (Part 1) and Management (Part 2). Current, relevant research is referenced in discussions of management and leadership principles. Contributions have been drawn from business and the social sciences as they relate to nursing management. Enhanced content is provided on diversity, technology, nursing informatics, cost effectiveness, legal and ethical, and the reduction of errors through continuous quality improvement. New information on disasters and bioterrorism is now included in the organizational structure chapter. A new interior design makes information accessible and easy to follow. Important content highlights the differences between younger and older workers, with strategies for recruitment and retention.

Follow the teacher

Author: Robert Thomas Hess
ISBN: 1578866758
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Education

In this book, Robert Hess promotes teacher leadership as the critical component to achieving breakthrough results in school improvement.

Apem Moa

Author: Kabini Sanga
ISBN: 0475122267
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Leadership


Author: Bayo Okunade
ISBN: STANFORD:36105132848230
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Political Science

Learning by Doing

ISBN: UVA:X030115035
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Education

Learning by Doing is a guide to help educators take ACTION. After working with schools throughout the U.S. and Canada, the authors discovered that "schools that take the plunge and actually begin doing the work of a PLC develop their capacity to help all students learn at high levels far more effectively than schools that spend years preparing to become PLCs through reading or even training."

Bibliographic Guide to Education

ISBN: STANFORD:36105005066092
Release Date: 2002

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