Books on Leadership
Abramson, M. A. & Bacon, K. M. (Eds.). (2002). Leaders.
Axelrod, A. (2000). Elizabeth I, CEO: Strategic lessons from the leader who built an empire.
Badaracco, J. (2002). Leading quietly: An unorthodox guide to doing the right thing.
Baldoni, J. (2003). Great communication secrets of great leaders.
Barach, J. A. & Eckhardt, D. R. (1996). Leadership and the job of the executive.
Bennis, W. G. (2000). Managing the dream: Reflections on leadership and change.
__________ & Thomas, R. J. (2002). Geeks & geezers: How era, values, and defining moments shape leaders.
Bower, M. (1997). The will to lead: Running a business with a network of leaders.
Boyett, J. H. & Boyett, J. T. (1998). The guru guide: The best ideas of the top management thinkers.
Brake, T. (1997). Global leader: Critical factors for creating the world class organization.
Breakthrough leadership it’s personal: Why knowing yourself is the best strategy now.
Burgelman, R.A., McKinney, W., & Meza, P. E. (2017). Becoming Hewlett Packard: Why strategic leadership matters. New York, NY: Oxford University Press. Walsh College Library New Books (HD 9696.2 .U64 H 4938 2017) and online
Business leadership: A Jossey-Bass reader. (2003).
Buytendijk, F. (2009). Performance leadership: The next practices to motivate your people, align stakeholders, and lead your industry.
Cameron, E., & Green, M. (2008). Making sense of leadership: Exploring the five key roles used by effective leaders.
Chambers, H. E. & Craft, R. (1998). No fear management: Rebuilding trust, performance, and commitment in the new American workplace.
Charan, R., Drotter, S. & Noel, J. (2001). The leadership pipeline: How to build the leadership-powered company.
Chin, J. L. (et al.). (Eds.). (2007. Women and leadership: Transforming visions and diverse voices.
Ciulla, J. B. (Ed.). (1998). Ethics, the heart of leadership.
Ciulla, J. B. (Ed.). (2008). Leadership at the crossroads..
Cobbs, P. M. & Turnock, J.L. (2003). Cracking the corporate code: The revealing success stories of 32 African-American executives.
Corbin, C. (2000). Great leaders see the future first: Taking your organization to the top in five revolutionary steps.
Daft, R. L. & Lane, P. (2002). The leadership experience.
Daft, R. L. & Lengel, R. H. (1998). Fusion leadership: Unlocking the subtle forces that change people and organizations (1st ed.).
Dalla Costa, J. (1998). The ethical imperative: Why moral leadership is good business.
Dealy, M. D. & Thomas, A. R. (2004). Defining the really great boss.
_________. (2006). Managing by accountability: What every leader needs to know about responsibility, integrity--and results.
Dessler, G. (1998). Management: Leading people and organizations in the 21st century.
Dinkmeyer, D. C. & Eckstein, D. (1996). Leadership by encouragement.
Dive, B. (2008). The accountable leader: Developing effective leadership through managerial accountability.
Eckes, G. (2003). Six sigma team dynamics: The elusive key to project success.
Ellsworth, R. R. (2002). Leading with purpose: The new corporate realities.
Fairholm, G. W. (1997). Capturing the heart of leadership: Spirituality and community in the newAmerican workplace.
Fairhurst, G. T. & Sarr, R. A. (1996). Art of framing: Managing the language of leadership (1st ed.).
Farber, S. (2004). The radical leap: A personal lesson in extreme leadership.
Farkas, C. M. & DeBacker, P. (1996). Maximum leadership: The world’s leading CEOs share their five strategies for success (1st ed.).
Ferren, A. S., & Stanton, W. W. (2004). Leadership through collaboration: The role of the chief academic officer.
Fisher, J. (2016). The thoughtful leader: A model of integrative leadership. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. Walsh College Troy New Books (BF 637 .L4 F55 2016)
Fisher, R. A. (1996). Real dream teams: Seven practices used by world-class team leaders to achieve extraordinary results.
Friedman, S. D. (2008). Total leadership: Be a better leader, have a richer life.
Fritz, S., et al. (1999). Interpersonal skills for leadership.
Frigon, N. L. Sr. & Jackson, H. K., Jr. (1996). The leader: Developing the skills and personal ualities you need to lead effectively.
Garten, J. E. (2002). The politics of fortune: A new agenda for business leaders.
George, B. (2003). Authentic leadership: Rediscovering the secrets to creating lasting value.
Glacel, B. P. & Robert, E. A., Jr. (1996). Light bulbs for leaders: A guide book for team learning.
Goffee, R. & Jones, G. (2006). Why should anyone be led by you?: What it takes to be an authentic leader.
Goleman, D. , Boyatzis, R. & McKee, A. (2002). Primal leadership: Realizing the power of emotional intelligence.
Hackman, M. Z. (1996). Leadership: A communication perspective.
Hambrick, D. C., Nadler, D. A. & Tushman, M. L. (Eds.). (1998). Navigating change: How CEOs, top teams, and boards steer transformation.
Harris, M. C. (1998). Value leadership: Winning competitive advantage in the information age.
Harter, N. (2006). Clearings in the forest: On the study of leadership.
Hesselbein, F., Goldsmith, M. & Beckhard, R. (Eds.). (1996). Leader of the future: New visions, strategies, and practices for the next era (1st ed.).
Hewlett, R. (2006). The cognitive leader: Building winning organizations through knowledge leadership.
Hill, L. A. (2003). Becoming a manager: How new managers master the challenges of leadership.
Hirschhorn, L. (1997). Reworking authority: Leading and following in the post-modern organization.
Hurwitz, M., & Hurwitz, S. (2015). Leadership is half the story: A fresh look at followership, leadership, and collaboration. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. Walsh College Troy New Books (HD 57.7 .H88 2015)
Iacocca, L., with Whitney, C. (2007). Where have all the leaders gone? [sound recording].
Ibarra, H. (2015). Act like a leader, think like a leader. Boston, MA: Harvard Business Review Press. (HD 57.7 .I35 2015)
Iacocca, L., with Whitney, C. (2007). Where have all the leaders gone? [sound recording].
Inside the minds: Leading CEOs the secrets to management, leadership and profiting in any economy.
James, J. (1996). Thinking in the future tense: Leadership skills for a new age.
Kaplan, R. E. (1996). Forceful leadership and enabling leadership: You can do both.
Karlof, B. (1996). Conflicts of leadership: Good for people or good for business?
Keller, E. B. &
Kellerman, B. (2008). Followership: How followers are creating change and changing leaders.
Kets de Vries, M. F. R., Korotov, K., & Florent-Treacy, E. (2007). Coach or couch: The psychology of making better leaders.
Kotter, J. P. (1996). Leading change.
Kouzes, J. M. & Posner, B. Z. (2000). The five practices of exemplary leadership: When leaders are at their best.
Krames, J. A. (2002). The Rumsfield way: Leadership wisdom of a battle-hardened maverick.
Kuczmarski, T. (1996). Innovation: Leadership strategies for the competitive edge.
Lewis, C. P. (1997). Building a shared vision: A leader’s guide to aligning the organization.
Lipman-Blumen, J. (1996). Connective edge: Leading in an interdependent world (1st ed.).
Lorange, P. (2002). New vision for management education: Leadership challenges.
Maccoby, M. (2007). The leaders we need: And what makes us follow.
Mai, R. & Akerson, A. (2003). The leader as communicator: Strategies and tactics to build loyalty, focus effort, and spark creativity.
Marquart, M. J. & Berger, N. O. (2000). Global leaders for the twenty first century.
Martin, R. L. (2007). The opposable mind: How successful leaders win through integrative thinking.
Marturano, A., & Gosling, J. (Eds.). (2008). Leadership: The key concepts.
Maybe, C., & Mayrhofer, W. (Eds.). (2015). Developing leadership: Questions business schools don't ask. Los Angeles Sage. (HD 57.7 .D4975 2015)
McCauley, C. D. & Van Velsor, E. (Eds.). (2004). The Center for Creative Leadership handbook of leadership development.
Meadows, L. E. (2006). Take the lull by the horns!: Closing the leadership gap.
Mendenhall, M. E., Kuhlmann, T. M. & Stahl, G. K. (Eds.) (2001). Developing global business leaders: Policies, processes, and innovations.
Moore, J. F. (1996). Death of competition: Leadership and strategy in the age of business ecosystems.
Murphy, E. C. (1996). Leadership IQ: A personal development process based on a scientific study of a new generation of leaders.
Napolitano, C. S. (1998). The leadership odyssey: A self-development guide to new skills for new times (1st ed.).
Northouse. P. G. (2007). Leadership: Theory and practice.
Nye, Jr., J. S. (2008). The powers to lead.
Palmer. R. E. (2008). Ultimate leadership: Winning execution strategies for your situation.
Parks, S. D. (2005). Leadership can be taught: A bold approach for a complex world.
Patterson, K., et al. (1996). Balancing act: Mastering the competing demands of leadership.
Ponder, R. D. (2005). Leadership made easy.
Portnoy, R. A. (1999). Leadership: 4 competencies for success.
Quinn, R. E. (1996). Deep change: Discovering the leader within (1st ed.).
Rees, J. C. with Spignesi, S. (2007). George Washington's leadership lessons: What the father of our country can teach us about effective leadership and character.
Richardson, T. (2015). The responsible leader: Developing a culture of responsibility in an uncertain world. London, Kogan Page. Online access.
Ricketts, C. (1996). Leadership: Personal development and career success.
Rinke. W. (2004). Don't oil the squeaky wheel: And 19 other contrarian ways to improve your leadership effectiveness.
Rosen, R. H. with Brown, P. B. (1996). Leading people: Transforming business from the inside out.
Rothwell, W. J. (2005). Effective succession planning: Ensuring leadership continuity and building talent from within.
Rothwell, W. J., Prescott, R. K., & Taylor, M. W. (2008). Human resource transformation: demonstrating strategic leadership in the face of future trends.
Sifonis, J. G. & Goldberg, B. (1996). Corporation on a tightrope: Balancing leadership, governance, and technology in an age of complexity.
Sloane, P. (2007). The innovative leader: How to inspire your team and drive creativity.
Snyder, N. H. & Clontz. A. P. (1997). The will to lead: Managing with courage and conviction in the age of uncertainty.
Spears, L. C. (Ed.). (1998). Insights on leadership: Service, stewardship, spirit, and servant-leadership.
Stenzel, C. & Stenzel, J. (2004). CFO survival guide: Plotting the course to financial leadership.
Tichy, N. M. (2002). The cycle of leadership: How great leaders teach their companies to win.
_________. (1997). The leadership engine: How winning companies build leaders at every level (1st ed.).
Toogood, G. N. (1997). The inspired executive: The art of leadership in the age of knowledge.
Underwood, J. (2003). More than a pink Cadillac: Mary Kay Inc.’s nine leadership keys to success.
Vlamis, A. S. (1999). Smart leadership.
Watkins, M. (2003). The first 90 days: Critical success strategies for new leaders at all levels.
Weaver, R. G. (1997). Managers as facilitators: A practical guide to getting work done in a changing workplace (1st ed.).
Yaverbaum, E. (2004). Leadership secrets of the world’s most successful CEOs.
Yukl, G. A. (2006). Leadership in organizations.
Zand, D. E. (1997). Leadership triad: Knowledge, trust and power.
Zohar, D. (1997). Rewiring the corporate brain: Using the new science to rethink how we restructure and lead organizations (1st ed.)
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