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First Look: Leadership Books for January 2022

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in January 2022. Win from Within : Build Organizational Culture for Competitive Advantage by James Heskett. James Heskett provides a roadmap for achievable and fast-paced culture change. Smart Leadership : Four Simple Choices to Scale Your Impact by Mark Miller.

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A Trust Cause: Leadership Stimulates or Stifles Trust and Engagement

The Practical Leader

Trust is a broad symptom of deeper leadership/culture issues. Empowerment comes from a set of values and leadership behaviors that form the team/organization culture (what’s acceptable and rewarded and what’s unacceptable and not tolerated). I haven’t yet found that magic wand. ” Especially true for his company.

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High-performance culture: make it safe

Leadership and Change

Kotter and Heskett […]. The post High-performance culture: make it safe appeared first on Leadership & Change Magazine. True, but all humans respond to building safety, sharing vulnerability and an inspiring purpose. We are relational beings. That makes group culture is one of the most powerful forces on the planet!

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Quotes to Note on Purposeful Leadership

The Practical Leader

Leadership is an affair of the heart, not of the head.” ” Barry Posner and James M Kouzes, The Leadership Challenge: How to Keep Getting Extraordinary Things Done in Organizations. ” James Heskett, The Culture Cycle: How to Shape the Unseen Force that Transforms Performance.

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Trusted Leaders Build High-Trust Cultures

The Practical Leader

In a Working Knowledge post, Harvard Business School professor Emeritus, James Heskett, raises a vital question, Can We Train for Trust? How the leadership team functions — or dysfunctions — ripples out to shape organizational culture. Leadership team dynamics are central to the organization’s trust account balance.

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Creating A Customer-Centric Culture – The Disney Way

Tanveer Naseer

Heskett published their 10-year research project – “ Corporate Culture and Performance ” – in which they compared companies that intentionally managed their cultures to similar companies that did not. Who wouldn’t want to achieve results similar to those reported by Kotter and Heskett? In 2005, J. Kotter and James L.

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Expecting the Unexpected: Meet Unpredictability with Agility and Adaptability

The Practical Leader

Harvard Business School professor, James Heskett, poses a vital question in “Should Managers Bother Listening to Predictions?” A major focus of my writing and leadership/culture development career has been dealing with change. Here’s a few blogs/articles evolving from that work: An Agile Culture Ripples Out From the Leadership Team.

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