Positively Energizing Leadership: Virtuous Actions and Relationships That Create High Performance

July 9, 2021

By: Kim S. Cameron

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This practical guide, the first to show how leaders can achieve extraordinary results through the positive energy generated by virtuous interactions with employees, is written by one of the giants in the study of positive leadership. This book reveals one of the most important but frequently ignored factors that lead to spectacular performance in organizations. […]

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Management as a Calling: Leading Business, Serving Society

March 9, 2021

By: Andrew J. Hoffman


Business leaders have tremendous power to influence our society, how it operates, whether it is fair, and the extent to which it impacts the environment. And yet, we do not recognize or call out the responsibility that comes with that power. This book is meant to challenge future business leaders to think differently about their […]

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Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know

February 2, 2021

By: Adam Grant


“Think Again is a must-read for anyone who wants to create a culture of learning and exploration, whether at home, at work, or at school… In an increasingly divided world, the lessons in this book are more important than ever.” –Bill and Melinda Gates The bestselling author of Give and Take and Originals examines the […]

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Research Handbook on Organizational Resilience

October 9, 2020

By: Brianna Caza, Edward H. Powley, Arran Caza


This Research Handbook identifies how resilience has evolved as a critical theoretical concept in the organizational sciences. International resilience scholars conceptualize and explore the various ways resilience can be embedded in theory and practice, offering new and updated perspectives on the importance of resilience in multiple contexts. Sections cover the nature of resilience at employee, […]

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Strategy, Law, and Ethics for Business Decisions

May 28, 2020

By: George J. Siedel, Christine Ladwig

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Based on a model used in the Harvard Business School course on leadership, the three key elements of decision making (the Three Pillars) are strategy, law, and ethics. This book shows students how to use the Three Pillars to make successful business decisions that manage risk (the Law Pillar) and create value (the Strategy Pillar) […]

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Positive Organizational Behaviour: A Reflective Approach

May 6, 2020

By: Ace Simpson, Miguel Pina e Cunha, Arménio Rego, Stewart Clegg

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Positive Organizational Behaviour: A Reflective Approach introduces the most recent theoretical and empirical insights on positive organizational practices, addressing emerging topics such as resilience, job crafting, responsible leadership and mindfulness. Other books on positive approaches tend to gloss over the limitations of the positive agenda, but this textbook is unique in taking a reflective approach, […]

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Joy at Work: Organizing Your Professional Life

May 1, 2020

By: Scott Sonenshein, Marie Kondo

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The workplace is a magnet for clutter and mess. Who hasn’t felt drained by wasteful meetings, disorganized papers, endless emails, and unnecessary tasks? These are the modern-day hazards of working, and they can slowly drain the joy from work, limit our chances of career progress, and undermine our well-being. There is another way. In Joy […]

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All You Have to Do Is Ask: How to Master the Most Important Skill for Success

December 24, 2019

By: Wayne Baker

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All You Have to Do Is Ask: How to Master the Most Important Skill for Success In All You Have to Do Is Ask: How to Master the Most Important Skill for Success (Currency/Random House; January 14, 2020), Wayne Baker deconstructs the art of making strategic asks in order to achieve your career objectives, grow […]

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Race, Work and Leadership: New Perspectives on the Black Experience

October 10, 2019

By: Laura Morgan Roberts, Anthony J. Mayo, David A. Thomas

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Rethinking How to Build Inclusive Organizations Race, Work, and Leadership is a rare and important compilation of essays that examines how race matters in people’s experience of work and leadership. What does it mean to be black in corporate America today? How are racial dynamics in organizations changing? How do we build inclusive organizations? Inspired […]

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The Economics of Higher Purpose: Eight Counterintuitive Steps for Creating a Purpose-Driven Organization

October 1, 2019

By: Robert E. Quinn, Anjan Thakor

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Two distinguished scholars offer eight steps to help organizations discover and embrace an authentic higher purpose – something that will dramatically improve every aspect of any enterprise, including the bottom line. What does a lofty notion like purpose have to do with business basics like the bottom line? Robert E. Quinn and Anjan J. Thakor […]

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