Real Leadership Helping People and Organizations Face Their Toughest Challenges
Edition: 2005 (Annotated)
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Description: Real Leadership debunks the notion that leaders are supposed to get people to follow and instead offers entirely new approach that leaders should get people to face the reality of the situation.In Responsible Leadership, Dean Williams argues that any leadership that lets people sidestep the sometimes-harsh truth of reality is irresponsible-and ultimately ineffective.Responsible leadership gets people to face difficult realities and mobilises them to address the organisation's most pressing challenge-the primary threat or opportunity that must be confronted in order to progress.Responsible leaders help people shift their values, habits, practices and priorities to accommodate changing conditions and new demands.
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Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/10/2005
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.75" long x 1.00" tall
Dean Williams earned his Doctorate and Master's degrees from Harvard University where he studied organisational change and leadership development. Today, he teaches leadership at Harvard University's Kennedy School of Government. Willaims has consulted to governments and businesses around the world.
|Real Leadership: The Engine of Progress|
|Odin, Enron, and the Apes: Distinguishing Real Leadership from Counterfeit Leadership|
|Diagnostic Work: Determining the Principal Challenge|
|The Six Challenges of Real Leadership|
|The Activist Challenge: Calling Attention to a Contradiction in Values|
|The Development Challenge: Cultivating the Latent Capabilities Needed to Progress|
|The Transition Challenge: Moving from One System of Values to Another|
|The Maintenance Challenge: Protecting and Sustaining What Is Essential during Hard Times|
|The Creative Challenge: Doing What Has Never Been Done Before|
|The Crisis Challenge: Leading in a Period of Extreme Danger|
|Real Leadership in Action|
|Leading in Multiple Challenges: The Case of T. E. Lawrence|
|Odin, the Samurai, and You: Taking Responsibility for Yourself as an Instrument of Power|
|About the Author|