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Author Napolitano, Carole S., 1944-

Title The leadership odyssey : a self-development guide to new skills for new times / Carole S. Napolitano, Lida J. Henderson ; foreword by Barry Z. Posner
Edition First edition
Published San Francisco : Jossey-Bass Publishers, [1998]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  658.4092 Nap/Loa 1998  AVAILABLE
Description xxviii, 269 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Jossey-Bass business & management series
Jossey-Bass business & management series.
Contents Foreword / Barry Z. Posner -- Preface: A Trip Down the River: Charting Your Own Course to Personal and Professional Success -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: The Three Spheres of Leadership -- Pt. 1. The New Leadership Attributes and Skills -- Self Leadership: Exploring Values and Perspectives. 1. Values: Qualities of Being. 2. Perspectives: Habits of Mind. 3. Enabling Individuals and Teams to Perform. 4. Managing Across Boundaries. 5. Creating a Culture. 6. Anticipating the Future -- Pt. 2. The Leadership Odyssey Attributes and Skills Assessment Kit. How to Use the Kit. Leadership Odyssey Attributes and Skills Assessment Form. Feedback Analysis -- Pt. 3. The Leadership Odyssey Self-Development Exercises. Learning to Learn. Guidelines for Using the Developmental Exercises. Developmental Exercises
Summary Applicable on an individual or company-wide basis, this unique resource outlines a process by which managers at all levels can build the leadership skills they need to deal effectively with an ever-changing business environment. The authors, acknowledged experts in management training and leadership development, delineate thirty-seven specific attributes and skills that define the successful manager of the future. Step-by-step they show readers how to master them all through a program of self-directed learning that embraces three domains: self-leadership, people leadership, and organizational leadership
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-269)
Subject Leadership.
Author Henderson, Lida J., 1944-
LC no. 97017810
ISBN 0787910112 (paperback)