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Case, Jean

Summary: Identifies the five principles that people who have made breakthrough changes in the world have followed, including making a "big bet," taking bold risks, learning from failure, reaching beyond their comfort zone, and letting urgency conquer fear.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2019

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Huber, John J.

Summary: From the publisher: In the years since John Huber’s trailblazing Lean Library Management was published, budget pressures on libraries have only increased. Yet libraries who have adopted his strategies have turned conventional management thinking—that if budgets are reduced, customer service suffers—on its head. These libraries have proven that by streamlining and improving customer services,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association 2015

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1 available in Reference Office Reference, Call number: OFR 020 HUB

Taylor, William

Summary: "Disruption is the key to innovation. Whether you run a one-man startup or a global business behemoth, the only way to win big is by relentlessly rethinking the rules of your industry - no matter how tried-and-true they are. InSimply Brilliant, the visionary co-founder of Fast Company William C. Taylor goes behind the scenes at nineteen organizations that are revolutionizing their otherwise...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658 TAY

Kotter, John P.

Summary: Offers advice on how to lead an organization into change, including establishing a sense of urgency, developing a vision and strategy, and generating short-term wins.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard Business Review Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 KOT

Comstock, Beth

Summary: "Beth Comstock, the former Vice Chair and Chief Marketing Officer at GE, and their long-time head of business innovation and change initiatives, tackles the one issue that keeps managers, executives and leaders up at night at every corporation in America and throughout the world -- how to stay nimble, adapt faster and constantly evolve in the face of almost daily change and disruption. In...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Currency 2018

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Szollose, Brad.

Contents: 1st law : a liquid leader places people first -- 2nd law : a liquid leader cultivates an environment where it is free and safe to tell the truth -- 3rd law : a liquid leader nurtures a creative culture -- 4th law : a liquid leader supports reinvention of the organization -- 5th law : a liquid leader leads by example -- 6th law : a liquid leader takes responsibility -- 7th law : a liquid leader...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Greenleaf Book Group 2011

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 SZO

Byrne, Art

Summary: Shares what the author has learned during his remarkable career and shows how anyone can achieve similar results. This book explains the ins and outs of applying Lean strategy to: eliminate waste in every value-added operation; deliver consistent value to customers; stimulate growth and add jobs; and more.

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Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.2 BYR

Jacobs, Steve

Contents: The quiet revolution -- Your return on revolution -- Drivers of sustainable high performance -- Putting behavioral leadership into practice: seven essential steps -- Game-changing plan deployment -- Coaching for elite performance -- Changing the way organizations change -- Winning on culture -- Developing behavioral leaders -- Building enterprise advantage.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Greenleaf Book Group Press 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 320.3 JAC

Duarte, Nancy

Summary: 'Illuminate' demonstrates how, though the power of persuasive communication, one can turn an idea into a movement, as compared with the likes of Steve Jobs, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Starbucks, IBM, and more.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658 DUA

McCord, Patty

Summary: "When it comes to recruiting, motivating, and creating great teams, Patty McCord says most companies have it all wrong. McCord helped create the unique and high-performing culture at Netflix, where she was chief talent officer. In her new book, Powerful: Building a Culture of Freedom and Responsibility, she shares what she learned there and elsewhere in Silicon Valley. McCord advocates...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Silicon Guild 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.3 MCC

McKeown, Les (John Leslie)

Summary: Presents advice on ways to inspire confidence in management and achieve lasting success in an organization.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Greenleaf Book Group Press 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658 MCK

Pande, Peter S.

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Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.4013 PAN

Pennington, Randy.

Contents: The new normal -- Faster, better, cheaper--friendlier -- Good change, bad change -- Dodos and coyotes : -- Only the nimble survive.

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Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.406 PEN

Hamel, Gary.

Summary: "Critical insight from the man Fortune called "the world's leading expert on business strategy"About the only thing a leader can be sure of is that what worked yesterday is unlikely to work today, let alone tomorrow. Never before have businesses faced a more fractured, contentious and dynamic environment. If ever there was a need for fundamentally new thinking about values, competition,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Jossey-Bass 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.4 HAM

Maurer, Robert.

Summary: "Maurer uses his knowledge of the brain and human psychology to show what I have promoted for the past three decades -- that continuous improvement is built on the foundation of people courageously using their creativity. Kaizen is much more than a world-class management practice; it is a technique to remove fear from our mind's mind, enabling us to take small steps to better things. The...

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Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.401 MAU

Firstenberg, Paul B.

Contents: Transforming the dynamics of nonprofit boards : from passive to active agencies -- Reforming board practices -- Board responsibility for operational issues -- Preparing nonprofit directors for the coming changes in governance -- Maximizing your human resources -- The executive director : one of the most challenging assignments in the nonprofit world -- The effective cfo -- The scarcity of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Foundation Center 2009

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1 available in Foundation Collection, Call number: R-FC 658.048 FIR

Blanchard, Kenneth H.

Summary: Cites a prevalence of failed change-based initiatives in organizations throughout the world, sharing a detective-style parable that offers insight into how resistance to change is compromising the implementation of positive agendas.

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.4 BLA

Brown, Tim

Summary: Shows how the techniques and strategies of design belong at every level of business, in the first book to detail IDEO's internationally recognized Design Thinking process.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Business 2009

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Champy, James

Contents: Management! Why reengineer management? -- The ordeal of management -- Living the questions -- What is this business for, anway? -- Cases in point, how we decided -- What kind of culture do we want? -- Cases in point, what we wanted -- How will we do our work? -- Cases in point, thinking about management processes -- What kind of people do we want to work with? -- Cases in point, how we chose...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperBusiness 1995

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.409 CHA

Collins, James C. (James Charles)

Summary: The author uses his research on the Fortune 500 to create a blueprint for turning good companies into spectacular ones.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperBusiness 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658 COL

Quinn, Robert E.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Jossey-Bass Publishers 1996

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.406 QUI

Comaford-Lynch, Christine.

Summary: Explaining how leaders tend to put employees into disempowered positions where optimal performance is compromised, a guide to creating high-performance teams shares strategies for promoting accountability and positive communication.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.4 COM

Hoffman, Reid.

Summary: "Introducing the new, realistic loyalty pact between employer and employee The employer-employee relationship is broken, and managers face a seemingly impossible dilemma: the old model of guaranteed long-term employment no longer works in a business environment defined by continuous change, but neither does a system in which every employee acts like a free agent. The solution? Stop thinking...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Perseus Distribution Services 2014

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Hoque, Faisal.

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Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.4 HOQ