Leadership Research Findings Practice and Skills

Author: Andrew J. DuBrin
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305465083
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The eighth edition of LEADERSHIP provides an ideal balance of essential theory and real-world applications, perfect for instructors who take a practical, skill-building approach to teaching leadership. The text is a blend of description, skill development, insight development, and prescription. Andrew DuBrin, a highly respected author and consultant, incorporates the latest research on leadership and current business practices from academic journals and popular periodicals. The text provides students with a strong practical foundation by introducing leaders they can relate to and reinforcing their knowledge with frequent skill-building activities. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Leadership

Author: Andrew J. DuBrin
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin College Division
ISBN: 9780618623280
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Ideal for instructors who take a practical, skill-building approach to teaching leadership, this text balances theory with real-world applications. DuBrin, a highly respected author and consultant, incorporates current research on leadership and real-world business events from academic journals and popular periodicals. Leadership profiles focus on successful men and women to whom students can easily relate, such as lower-level, small business, and not-for-profit leaders. In the Fifth Edition, skill-building activities such as leadership self-assessment quizzes, role-play exercises, and discussion questions have been retained. Key updates include new opening vignettes and end-of-chapter cases; one additional Skill-Building Exercise per chapter; and an enhanced Online Study Center (student web site) with new Knowledge Bank sections, featuring research and theory not covered in the text. New! The Fifth Edition includes new opening vignettes featuring companies like Deloitte & Touche and Colgate-Palmolive, as well as new quizzes, exercises, and end-of-chapter cases. New! This edition incorporates new research, cases, and hands-on work for students, plus more examples of leaders and leadership styles in lower-level, small business, and not-for-profit organizations. A range of new examples includes sports organizations like the New York Yankees and the Detroit Pistons. New! The enhanced Online Study Center includes more resources to help students succeed in the course, including new Knowledge Bank sections, featuring research and theory not covered in the text. New! For instructors who wish to assign more skill-building practice or vary assignments based on student interests, each chapter offers an additional Skill-Building Exercise that focuses on building a leadership portfolio. New! A new chapter-ending boxed feature acts as a reader's roadmap by reviewing the previous chapter's content and previews the chapter to follow.

Leadership

Author: Andrew J. DuBrin
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin College Division
ISBN: 9780618051861
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Incorporating new research and topics, "Leadership provides students with the solid foundation they need to build leadership skills. Discussion topics include knowledge management ("KM"), emotional intelligence, helping others overcome organizational changes, and open-book management. Cases focus on subjects such as e-commerce, mergers, corporate takeovers, and superstores.

Studyguide for Leadership Research Findings Practice and Skills by DuBrin Andrew J ISBN 9781133907305

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Publisher: Cram101
ISBN: 9781497098138
Format: PDF
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Political Behavior in Organizations

Author: Andrew J. DuBrin
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412954614
Format: PDF, ePub
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Political Behavior in Organizations includes a summary of power and influence in organizations. The text blends research, theory, experience and skill building into a comprehensive yet concise book designed for understanding and application. Key features include: - captivating case histories for analysis, both from the media and original stories; - political skill-building exercise for each chapter; - self-assessment quizzes; - introductory cases at the beginning of each chapter.

Leadership and Nursing Care Management

Author: Diane Huber
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 145574073X
Format: PDF
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Research Notes in each chapter summarize relevant nursing leadership and management studies and show how research findings can be applied in practice. Leadership and Management Behavior boxes in each chapter highlight the performance and conduct expected of nurse leaders, managers, and executives. Leading and Managing Defined boxes in each chapter list key terminology related to leadership and management, and their definitions. Case Studies at the end of each chapter present real-world leadership and management situations and illustrate how key chapter concepts can be applied to actual practice. Critical Thinking Questions at the end of each chapter present clinical situations followed by critical thinking questions that allow you to reflect on chapter content, critically analyze the information, and apply it to the situation.A new Patient Acuity chapter uses evidence-based tools to discuss how patient acuity measurement can be done in ways that are specific to nursing. A reader-friendly format breaks key content into easy-to-scan bulleted lists. Chapters are divided according to the AONE competencies for nurse leaders, managers, and executives. Practical Tips boxes highlight useful strategies for applying leadership and management skills to practice.

Criminal Justice Ethics

Author: Cyndi Banks
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1506326072
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Criminal Justice Ethics, Fourth Edition examines the criminal justice system through an ethical lens by identifying ethical issues in practice and theory, exploring ethical dilemmas, and offering suggestions for resolving ethical issues and dilemmas faced by criminal justice professionals. Bestselling author Cyndi Banks draws readers into a unique discussion of ethical issues by exploring moral dilemmas faced by professionals in the criminal justice system before examining the major theoretical foundations of ethics. This distinct organization allows readers to understand real life ethical issues before grappling with philosophical approaches to the resolution of those issues.