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Leadership for a Fractured World How to Cross Boundaries, Build Bridges, and Lead Change

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ISBN-10: 1626562652

ISBN-13: 9781626562653

Edition: 2015

Authors: Dean Williams

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Today's leaders--whether in business, government, education, or the social sector--deal with complex and messy problems in interdependent, conflicted, and power-dispersed environments. Harvard scholar Dean Williams argues that these problems cannot be solved by traditional forms of hierarchical leadership or by one group acting alone or in isolation. Instead, leaders must be able to cross boundaries (cultural, organizational, political, geographic, religious, and structural), build bridges, connect groups, and even transcend their own group allegiances. And they must be able to do this even when they have no power and authority over those who they are leading or with whom they are…    
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Book details

List price: $35.95
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/16/2015
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 264
Size: 5.98" wide x 8.90" long x 0.87" tall
Weight: 0.902
Language: English

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.