E-books: Leadership

  • The Public Affairs Faculty Manual: A Guide to the Effective Management of Public Affairs Programs book cover

    The Public Affairs Faculty Manual

    A Guide to the Effective Management of Public Affairs Programs, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce D. McDonald III, William Hatcher

    While public affairs faculty study administration and management techniques, few administrators of public affairs programs receive formal training in the nuts and bolts of academic administration. Even those faculty who come to academia after distinguished careers in managerial positions may not be…

    eBook – 2020-02-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Public Affairs Education

  • Governing Cities: Asia's Urban Transformation book cover

    Governing Cities

    Asia's Urban Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kris Hartley, Glen Kuecker, Michael Waschak, Jun Jie Woo, Charles Chao Rong Phua

    This book presents the latest research on three issues of crucial importance to Asian cities: governance, livability, and sustainability. Together, these issues canvass the salient trends defining Asian urbanization and are explored through an eclectic compendium of studies that represent the many…

    eBook – 2020-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Strategic Risk Leadership: Engaging a World of Risk, Uncertainty, and the Unknown book cover

    Strategic Risk Leadership

    Engaging a World of Risk, Uncertainty, and the Unknown, 1st Edition

    By Torben Juul Andersen, Peter C. Young

    Modern risk management as practiced today faces significant obstacles—we argue—primarily due to the fundamental premise of the concept itself. It asserts that we are mainly dealing with measurable, quantifiable risks and that we can manage the uncontrollable by relying on formal control-based…

    eBook – 2020-02-24
    Routledge

  • Building Connected Communities of Care: The Playbook For Streamlining Effective Coordination Between Medical And Community-Based Organizations book cover

    Building Connected Communities of Care

    The Playbook For Streamlining Effective Coordination Between Medical And Community-Based Organizations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Kosel, Steve Miff

    As a community, aligning efforts across a community to support the safety and well-being of vulnerable and underserved individuals is extraordinarily difficult. These individuals suffer disproportionally from health issues, job loss, a lack of stable housing, high utility costs, substance abuse,…

    eBook – 2020-02-20
    Productivity Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • Philanthropy and Society book cover

    Philanthropy and Society

    1st Edition

    By David J. Maurrasse

    A comprehensive introduction to the field of philanthropy, Philanthropy and Society challenges the reader to think deeply about the role of philanthropic institutions in shaping and bettering the communities they serve and civil society as a whole. While all agree that the function of…

    eBook – 2020-02-14
    Routledge

  • Leading Continuous Improvement Projects: Lessons from Successful, Less Successful, and Unsuccessful Continuous Improvement Case Studies book cover

    Leading Continuous Improvement Projects

    Lessons from Successful, Less Successful, and Unsuccessful Continuous Improvement Case Studies, 1st Edition

    By Fernando Gonzalez Aleu, Jose Arturo Garza-Reyes

    This book is a reference for continuous improvement project (CIP) leaders/facilitators in manufacturing and service organizations, students (undergraduate and graduate), academics responsible for managing senior projects (Capstone Projects) and teaching quality courses, and researchers interested…

    eBook – 2020-02-10
    Productivity Press

  • Orchestrating Value: Population Health in the Digital Age book cover

    Orchestrating Value

    Population Health in the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    By Pam Arlotto, Susan Irby

    Orchestrating Value: Population Health in the Digital Age focuses on the leadership thinking and mindset changes needed to transition from brick and mortar healthcare to digital health and connected care. The fourth industrial revolution, with convergent disruptions in biology, business models,…

    eBook – 2020-02-05
    Productivity Press

  • AI in Health: A Leader’s Guide to Winning in the New Age of Intelligent Health Systems book cover

    AI in Health

    A Leader’s Guide to Winning in the New Age of Intelligent Health Systems, 1st Edition

    By Tom Lawry

    We are in the early stages of the next big platform shift in healthcare computing. Fueled by Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Cloud, this shift is already transforming the way health and medical services are provided. As the industry transitions from static digital repositories to intelligent…

    eBook – 2020-02-05
    HIMSS Publishing
    HIMSS Book Series

  • Reinventing the C-Suite: Evolving Your Executive Team to Meet Today’s Challenges book cover

    Reinventing the C-Suite

    Evolving Your Executive Team to Meet Today’s Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Terry White

    There is a fundamental mismatch between the way we organise our senior management teams and the way modern commerce has evolved. Wrapping finesse, technology, rules, bureaucracy, and “science” around our C-Suite conventions, designed for nineteenth-century businesses, is not nearly enough to meet…

    eBook – 2020-01-28
    Routledge

  • Positive Organizational Behaviour: A Reflective Approach book cover

    Positive Organizational Behaviour

    A Reflective Approach, 1st Edition

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

    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…

    eBook – 2020-01-27
    Routledge

  • Relational Feedback: Why Feedback Fails and How to Make It Meaningful book cover

    Relational Feedback

    Why Feedback Fails and How to Make It Meaningful, 1st Edition

    By Lise Lewis

    People are increasingly disenchanted with performance improvement techniques that fail to deliver. This book offers a new and refreshing way of engaging in authentic feedback that is willingly given and well-received. It demonstrates that focusing on the quality of relationship improves the…

    eBook – 2020-01-24
    Routledge

  • Effective Lifecycle Management of Healthcare Applications: Utilizing a Portfolio Framework book cover

    Effective Lifecycle Management of Healthcare Applications

    Utilizing a Portfolio Framework, 1st Edition

    By Susan M. Houston, Ryan D. Kennedy

    The rapid growth of software applications within healthcare organizations has made it essential to have defined methodologies and formal processes for the management of the entire Information Technology (IT) portfolio. Utilizing a portfolio management framework throughout an application’s lifecycle…

    eBook – 2020-01-24
    Productivity Press
    HIMSS Book Series

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