Leading Without Authority

Leading Without Authority


  • Author: Keith Ferrazzi & Noel Weyrich
  • Release Date : 2020-05-26
  • Genre: Management & Leadership
  • File Size: 10327093 Bytes


The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Never Eat Alone redefines collaboration with a radical new workplace operating system in which leadership no longer demands an office, an official title, or even a physical workplace. “An actionable methodology for any team to thrive during the decade of exponential change ahead.”—Peter H. Diamandis, founder of XPRIZE and Singularity University, bestselling co-author of Abundance, Bold, and The Future Is Faster Than You ThinkIn times of stress, we have a choice: we can retreat further into our isolated silos, or we can commit to “going higher together.”  When external pressures are mounting, and employees are working from far-flung locations across the ...

The Curse of the Mogul

The Curse of the Mogul


  • Author: Jonathan A. Knee, Bruce C. Greenwald & Ava Seave
  • Release Date : 2009-10-15
  • Genre: Industries & Professions
  • File Size: 3010004 Bytes


If Rupert Murdoch and Sumner Redstone are so smart, why are their stocks long-term losers? We live in the age of big Media, with the celebrity moguls telling us that "content is king." But for all the excitement, glamour, drama, and publicity they produce, why can't these moguls and their companies manage to deliver better returns than you'd get from closing your eyes and throwing a dart? The Curse of the Mogul lays bare the inexcusable financial performance beneath big Media's false veneer of power. By rigorously examining individual media businesses, the authors reveal the difference between judging a company by how many times its CEO is seen in SunValley and by whether it generates consistently superior profits. The book is packed with enough ...

Leading Digital

Leading Digital


  • Author : George Westerman
  • Publisher : Harvard Business Press
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781625272478


Leading Digital Book Description :

"Leading Digital makes the provocative argument that the next imminent phase of digital technology adoption - driven by the convergence of mobility, analytics, social media, cloud computing, and embedded devices - will make everything that's happened so far look like a prelude. The authors, a trio of highly regarded thought leaders on corporate digital transformation, say changes in the digital realm so far have focused on high tech and media companies - but there's still a whopping 94% of the business economy that needs to change. This book will show them how. George Westerman of MIT, Didier Bonnet of Capgemini Consulting, and Andrew McAfee, also at MIT, say there is opportunity for these businesses to learn from those that have already mastered the...

Leading Digital Strategy

Leading Digital Strategy


  • Author : Christopher Bones
  • Publisher : Kogan Page Publishers
  • Release Date : 2015-03-03
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780749473105


Leading Digital Strategy Book Description :

For a business to thrive competitively in today's marketplace, it needs to have an effective e-commerce channel. Getting it right opens up new markets and opportunities; getting it wrong leads to declining revenues and profitability. To ensure effectiveness, business leaders and decision-makers must understand how e-commerce channels work to make the best strategic choices for their business. Drawing on experience in consulting to large complex organisations and ground-breaking primary research with senior executives from leading corporations, Leading Digital Strategy creates a convincing case for action and offers practical strategies, methodologies and models to improve the effectiveness of a company's online offering. It explores how to align orga...

Leading in the Digital World

Leading in the Digital World


  • Author : Amit S. Mukherjee
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2020-02-25
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780262358392


Leading in the Digital World Book Description :

The definitive book on leadership in the digital era: why digital technologies call for leadership that emphasizes creativity, collaboration, and inclusivity. Certain ideas about business leadership are held to be timeless, and certain characteristics of leaders—often including a square jaw, a deep voice, and extroversion—are said to be universal. In Leading in the Digital World, Amit Mukherjee argues that since digital technologies are changing everything else, how could they not change leadership ideologies and styles? As more people worldwide participate equally in business, those assumptions of a leader's ideal profile have become irrelevant. Offering a radical rethinking of leadership, Mukherjee shows why digital technologies call for a new ...

The Technology Takers

The Technology Takers


  • Author : Jens P. Flanding
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-11-30
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781787694651


The Technology Takers Book Description :

Digital-era technologies lead organizations to become technology takers, the equivalent of economic "price takers." To be a technology taker is to assent to the behavior transforming benefits of modern technologies. This playbook offers technology takers tactics to manage change, create value, and exploit the digital era’s strategic opportunities....

Leading in the Digital World  Opportunities for Canada   s Memory Institutions

Leading in the Digital World Opportunities for Canada s Memory Institutions


  • Author : Council of Canadian Academies. Expert Panel on Memory Institutions and the Digital Revolution
  • Publisher : Council of CanadianAcademies
  • Release Date : 2015-02-04
  • Genre: Digital preservation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781926522036


Leading in the Digital World Opportunities for Canada s Memory Institutions Book Description :

Memory institutions (libraries, archives, museums and galleries) are confronted with many challenges, from technological change, resource challenges, and shifting public expectations. Cultural documents are frequently “born digital”, while older materials need to be digitized for better public access....

Leading a Digital School

Leading a Digital School


  • Author : Mal Lee
  • Publisher : Aust Council for Ed Research
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780864318961


Leading a Digital School Book Description :

This important new book informs educational leaders about current developments in the use of digital technologies and presents a number of case studies demonstrating their value and complexity. It encourages leaders to engage in the process of successful change for their own school community by providing guidelines and advice drawn from emerging research. Leading a Digital School is a rich source of information and advice about joining the new 'education revolution.' It shows clearly and concisely how schools can integrate digital technologies creatively and wisely in order to enliven teaching and support student learning....

Digital Governance

Digital Governance


  • Author : Jeremy Swinfen Green
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-10-31
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429663710


Digital Governance Book Description :

Digital Governance provides managers with a simple and jargon-free introduction to the impact that digital technology can have on the governance of their organisations. Digital technology is at the heart of any enterprise today, changing business processes and the way we work. But this technology is often used inefficiently, riskily or inappropriately. Worse perhaps, many organisational leaders fail to grasp the opportunities it offers and thus fail to "transform" their organisations through the use of technology. This book provides an explanation of the basic issues around the opportunities and risks associated with digital technology. It describes the role that digital technology can play across organisations (and not just behind the locked doors o...

Competing with IT

Competing with IT


  • Author : Colin Ashurst
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2015-03-26
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781137269980


Competing with IT Book Description :

Competing with IT takes a strategic approach to managing the realization of benefits from IT. With a benefits-led approach it emphasizes IT as an enabler of business innovation and a means to create value for customers, employees and other stakeholders, which as a result create value for the organization and deliver competitive advantage. Designed specifically for the needs of MBA students, this succinct introductory text provides insight into key principles and offers guidance on how to succeed in practice by building a leadership 'toolkit' for the strategic management of projects and the overall IT portfolio. Underpinned by sound MA26 theory and linked to best practice it is the ideal MBA course text. • Allows students to apply their knowledge an...

Exploring Distance in Leader follower Relationships

Exploring Distance in Leader follower Relationships


  • Author : Michelle C. Bligh
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781848726024


Exploring Distance in Leader follower Relationships Book Description :

Leaders face new challenges as they cope with changes in culture, technology and the workplace. In this edited volume, based on a conference at Claremont, scholars of leadership studies from three continents discuss the latest psychological research on interpersonal leader–follower relations. The book tackles the impact of distance – physical, interpersonal and social – on our organizations, governments and societies....