Jossey-Bass Summaries and Reviews

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How to Recognize and Cultivate The Three Essential Virtues

Patrick Lencioni

Jossey-Bass, 2016

8
Five Ways to Activate a Global Operation Model

Gregory Kesler and Amy Kates

Jossey-Bass, 2015

7
How to Teach the Missing Basics to Today's Young Talent

Bruce Tulgan

Jossey-Bass, 2015

8
Book
The Human Resources Emerging Executive

Ian Ziskin

Jossey-Bass, 2015

7
Build a World-Class Organization Through Values-Based Leadership

Harry M. Jansen Kraemer Jr.

Jossey-Bass, 2015

8
How Women Can Speak Up, Stand Out, and Succeed

Judith Humphrey

Jossey-Bass, 2014

7
Step-by-Step Solutions to (Nearly) All of Your Management Problems

Bruce Tulgan

Jossey-Bass, 2014

8
Where to Invest, What to Cut Back and How to Grow Organisations with Multiple Divisions

Andrew Campbell et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2014

8
How to Drive Disruption and Accelerate Transformation

Josh Linkner

Jossey-Bass, 2014

8
Where Great Companies Find Lasting Success

Rich Karlgaard

Jossey-Bass, 2014

8
Balancing Contradictory Answers to Unsolvable Problems

David L. Dotlich et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2014

8
How Indian and Chinese Companies Are Becoming Globally Stronger by Winning in Each Other’s Markets

Anil K. Gupta et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2014

8
How Successful Leaders Identify and Overcome the Weaknesses That Matter

Robert Bruce Shaw

Jossey-Bass, 2014

8
The Seven Brand-Building Principles that Separate the Best from the Rest

Denise Lee Yohn

Jossey-Bass, 2014

8
How Leaders Stay Rooted in an Uncertain World

Bob Rosen

Jossey-Bass, 2013

7
WordPress.com and the Future of Work

Scott Berkun

Jossey-Bass, 2013

7
Artistry, Choice, and Leadership

Lee G. Bolman and Terrence E. Deal

Jossey-Bass, 2013

8
The Four Traits of Successful Breakout Firms in BRIC Countries

Seung Ho Park et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2013

7
How Women (and the Men Who Think Like Them) Will Rule the Future

John Gerzema and Michael D’Antonio

Jossey-Bass, 2013

7
Kick the Bad Work Habits that Masquerade as Virtues

Jake Breeden

Jossey-Bass, 2013

8
How You and Your Team Get Unstuck to Get Results

Roger Schwarz

Jossey-Bass, 2013

7
Acting and Leading with Wisdom

Prasad Kaipa and Navi Radjou

Jossey-Bass, 2013

6
A Leader’s Playbook for Serial Success

Fred Hassan

Jossey-Bass, 2013

7
Challenging High-Potential Managers to Become Great Leaders

Alan S. Berson and Richard G. Stieglitz

Jossey-Bass, 2013

7
Transform How You Work in the Age of Entrepreneurship

Maynard Webb and Carlye Adler

Jossey-Bass, 2013

7

Erika Andersen

Jossey-Bass, 2012

7
How to Learn the Tough Leadership Lessons Without Paying the Price

Laurence G. Weinzimmer and Jim McConoughey

Jossey-Bass, 2012

7
How the Digital Royalty Use Social Media to Innovate

Amy Jo Martin

Jossey-Bass, 2012

6
How Educators Are Cultivating Emotional, Social, and Ecological Intelligence

Daniel Goleman et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2012

8
Unleashing Astonishing Potential Through Secure Base Leadership

George Kohlrieser et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2012

7
How Smart Women Ask – and Stand Up – for What They Want

Selena Rezvani

Jossey-Bass, 2012

9
Think Frugal, Be Flexible, Generate Breakthrough Growth

Navi Radjou et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2012

8
How to Put Planned Serendipity to Work for You and Your Business

Thor Muller and Lane Becker

Jossey-Bass, 2012

7
How Social Entrepreneurs Spread Innovation Throughout the World

Beverly Schwartz

Jossey-Bass, 2012

8
Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else in Business

Patrick Lencioni

Jossey-Bass, 2012

6
How to Win in a World of Relentless Change, Ferocious Competition, and Unstoppable Innovation

Gary Hamel

Jossey-Bass, 2012

8
6 Ways We Kill Innovation (Without Even Trying)

David A Owens

Jossey-Bass, 2011

9
Facilitating Effective Learning Relationships

Lois J. Zachary

Jossey-Bass, 2011

8
Changing the DNA of Higher Education from the Inside Out

Clayton M. Christensen and Henry J. Eyring

Jossey-Bass, 2011

7
How to Promote Engagement, Understanding, and Independence for All Learners

Ron Ritchhart et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2011

8
Creating Powerful Leadership Connections in the Smallest of Moments

Douglas Conant and Mette Norgaard

Jossey-Bass, 2011

8
The Four Principles of Values-Based Leadership

Harry M. Kraemer

Jossey-Bass, 2011

9
A Proven Approach to Innovation, Growth, and Change

Andy Stefanovich

Jossey-Bass, 2011

9
How to Find the Best Ideas and Make Them Happen

Andy Boynton et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2011

7
The Necessary Nine Skills Required for the Practice of Great Leadership

John Hamm

Jossey-Bass, 2011

7
A Proven System to Drive Breakthrough Creativity

Josh Linkner

Jossey-Bass, 2011

7
Making Competitors Irrelevant

David A. Aaker

Jossey-Bass, 2011

8
Quick, Effective, and Powerful Ways To Use Social Media to Drive Social Change

Jennifer Aaker and Andy Smith

Jossey-Bass, 2010

7
Ditch the Drama, Restore Sanity to the Workplace, & Turn Excuses Into Results

Cy Wakeman

Jossey-Bass, 2010

7
A Memoir of a Life in Leadership

Warren Bennis and Patricia Ward Biederman

Jossey-Bass, 2010

6
The No-fads, Heart-of-the-Matter Facts You Need to Know

James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner

Jossey-Bass, 2010

6
An Unconventional Approach to Building Genuine, Effective Business Relationships

Gordon S. Curtis

Jossey-Bass, 2010

7
How Great Leaders and Their Companies Get Results

Richard Lepsinger

Jossey-Bass, 2010

6
How Social Technology Can Transform the Way You Lead

Charlene Li

Jossey-Bass, 2010

7
Aligning Executive Performance and Pay

Robin A. Ferracone

Jossey-Bass, 2010

8
How Great Leaders Get Organizations to Achieve the Extraordinary

Joel Kurtzman

Jossey-Bass, 2010

7
A Business Fable...About Shedding the Three Fears That Sabotage Client Loyalty

Patrick Lencioni

Jossey-Bass, 2010

7
The Untold Story of How Salesforce.com Went from Idea to Billion-Dollar Company – and Revolutionized an Industry

Marc Benioff and Carlye Adler

Jossey-Bass, 2009

8
How Breakthrough Corporate Learning Initiatives Drive Strategic Change and Innovation

Roland Deiser

Jossey-Bass, 2009

8
How Ordinary Teams Achieve Amazing Results

Geoffrey M. Bellman and Kathleen D. Ryan

Jossey-Bass, 2009

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Bill George

Jossey-Bass, 2009

8
Overcoming the Trauma of Layoffs and Revitalizing Downsized Organizations

David M. Noer

Jossey-Bass, 2009

8
The New Way to Lead in a Fear-Based World

John Hope Bryant

Jossey-Bass, 2009

7
The Transformation of Today’s Marketers into Tomorrow’s Growth Leaders

Scott M. Davis

Jossey-Bass, 2009

7
The 14 Questions Every Board Member Needs to Ask

Ram Charan

Jossey-Bass, 2009

9
Navigating Through Complexity, Diversity, and Uncertainty to Save Your Business

David L. Dotlich et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2009

7
Breaking the Family Patterns that Limit Success

Sylvia Lafair

Jossey-Bass, 2009

7
Rewriting the Future of Your Organization and Your Life

Steve Zaffron and Dave Logan

Jossey-Bass, 2009

7
How Leaders Can Leverage Social Media to Maximize Value and Build their Brand

Shel Holtz and John C. Havens

Jossey-Bass, 2008

8
What the World's Most Forbidding Peaks Teach Us About Success

Chris Warner and Don Schmincke

Jossey-Bass, 2008

8
The Looming Crisis in Brand Value and How to Avoid It

John Gerzema and Ed Lebar

Jossey-Bass, 2008

8
Leading by the Power of Your Word

Tony Simons

Jossey-Bass, 2008

6
Using Gender Science to Create Success in Business

Michael Gurian and Barbara Annis

Jossey-Bass, 2008

8
How "Doing It All" Gets Nothing Done

Dave Crenshaw

Jossey-Bass, 2008

7
How Leaders Create a Culture of Candor (J-B Warren Bennis Series)

Warren Bennis et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2008

8
How to Liberate Your Customers from Customer Service, Keep Them Happy, and Control Costs

Bill Price and David Jaffe

Jossey-Bass, 2008

7
The Seven Disciplines of the Trusted Strategic Advisor

James E. Lukaszewski

Jossey-Bass, 2008

5
Deepening Your Talent Pool to Solve the Succession Crisis

Ram Charan

Jossey-Bass, 2007

8
Using the Star Model to Solve 5 Critical Design Challenges

Amy Kates and Jay R. Galbraith

Jossey-Bass, 2007

7
How Leaders Inspire Action Through Narrative

Stephen Denning

Jossey-Bass, 2007

7
Book
How Great Companies Get Their Mojo from Maslow

Chip Conley

Jossey-Bass, 2007

8
Resilient Performance in an Age of Uncertainty

Karl E. Weick and Kathleen M. Sutcliffe

Jossey-Bass, 2007

7
A Fable for Managers (And Their Employees)

Patrick Lencioni

Jossey-Bass, 2007

7
The Power of Appreciation

Mike Robbins

Jossey-Bass, 2007

5
The Art and Science of Common Sense

Karl Albrecht

Jossey-Bass, 2007

8
How to Conduct Standardized Conversations

Patricia A. Gwartney

Jossey-Bass, 2007

8
How to Stop the Corporation from Stifling People and Strangling Profits

Robert Townsend

Jossey-Bass, 2007

8
The 10 Secrets No One Will Tell You About Leaders and What They Really Think

Anthony F. Smith

Jossey-Bass, 2007

8
The Untold Story of UPS

Greg Niemann

Jossey-Bass, 2007

8
The 7 Keys to an Emotionally Intelligent Organization

Steven J. Stein

Jossey-Bass, 2007

8
Winning the Struggle to Perform Without Compromise

Dominic Dodd and Ken Favaro

Jossey-Bass, 2007

7
How Employees Young & Old Can Find Common Ground

Jennifer J. Deal

Jossey-Bass, 2006

8

Doug Crandall

Jossey-Bass, 2006

8
Five Levels of Mastery for Anticipating and Initiating Change

Bill Joiner and Stephen Josephs

Jossey-Bass, 2006

7
Visions, Strategies, and Practices for the New Era

Frances Hesselbein and Marshall Goldsmith

Jossey-Bass, 2006

8
A Clinical Approach to Changing People & Organisations

Manfred Kets de Vries

Jossey-Bass, 2006

6
How Today's Best-Run Companies Are Achieving Economic, Social, and Environmental Success — and How You Can Too

Andrew W. Savitz and Karl Weber

Jossey-Bass, 2006

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James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner

Jossey-Bass, 2006

7
A Working Guide to Making Deals and Resolving Conflict

Roy J. Lewicki and Alexander Hiam

Jossey-Bass, 2006

8
How Leaders Can Overcome Conflict, Influence Others, and Raise Performance

George Kohlrieser

Jossey-Bass, 2006

8
A Contrarian's Guide to Marketing and Communication

Mark Weiner

Jossey-Bass, 2006

7
Ike's Enduring Lessons in Total Victory Management

Alan Axelrod

Jossey-Bass, 2006

7
How the World`s Best Companies Develop Complete Leaders

David L. Dotlich et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2006

7
Eight Essentials to Emotionally Connect Your Employees to Your Business

Libby Sartain and Mark Schumann

Jossey-Bass, 2006

7
How to Achieve Extraordinary Results with an Executive Coach

Susan Battley

Jossey-Bass, 2006

6
How Entrepreneurs Take Risks, Make Decisions – and How You Can, Too

Anthony Iaquinto and Stephen Spinelli, Jr.

Jossey-Bass, 2006

8
Leading with Passion and Power

Lee G. Bolman and Terrence E. Deal

Jossey-Bass, 2006

8
Getting Past Lip Service to Passionate Action

Jeanne Bliss

Jossey-Bass, 2006

7
The Backbone of Leadership

Gus Lee and Diane Elliott-Lee

Jossey-Bass, 2006

7
33 Tools to Lead Meetings That Get Results

Glenn Parker and Robert Hoffman

Jossey-Bass, 2006

8
How Leaders Fix Troubled Companies

Stuart Slatter et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2006

7
A Leadership Fable About Destroying the Barriers That Turn Colleagues Into Competitors

Patrick Lencioni

Jossey-Bass, 2006

7
How to Ask Anyone for Any Amount for Any Purpose

Laura Fredricks

Jossey-Bass, 2006

8
How to Achieve Sustained Organizational Effectiveness

Edward E. Lawler III and Christopher G. Worley

Jossey-Bass, 2006

8
A Blueprint for Effective Governance

David A. Nadler et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2005

6
A Step-by-Step Guide to Raising Money for Your Cause

Stephanie Roth and Mimi Ho

Jossey-Bass, 2005

8
How Mentors and Protégés Get The Most Out of Their Relationships

Ellen Ensher and Susan Murphy

Jossey-Bass, 2005

8
How 100-Day Projects Build the Capacity for Large-Scale Change

Robert H. Schaffer and Ron N. Ashkenas

Jossey-Bass, 2005

8
Timeless Techniques for Program and Project Managers

John Boulmetis and Phyllis Dutwin

Jossey-Bass, 2005

7
A Step-by-Step Guide for Turning Difficult Employees into High Performers

Glenn Shepard

Jossey-Bass, 2005

7
The Best First Step Toward a Career in Project Management

Kim Heldman

Jossey-Bass, 2005

9
Mastering the Art and Discipline of Business Narrative

Stephen Denning

Jossey-Bass, 2005

7
Practical Techniques, Strategies, and Interventions

Sandra F. Rief

Jossey-Bass, 2005

9
A Field Guide for Leaders, Managers, and Facilitators

Patrick M. Lencioni

Jossey-Bass, 2005

8
Creating Leaders across an Industry

Monica C. Higgins

Jossey-Bass, 2005

8

Kieran Egan

Jossey-Bass, 2005

9
Advancing Corporate Governance From Compliance to Competitive Advantage

Ram Charan

Jossey-Bass, 2005

8
An Answer Manual for Everyday Challenges of Raising Money

G. Douglass Alexander and Kristina J. Carlson

Jossey-Bass, 2005

8
How Smart Companies Bypass Radical Innovation to Enter and Dominate New Markets

Constantinos C. Markides and Paul A. Geroski

Jossey-Bass, 2004

9
Using Leadership, Principles, and Tools to Deliver Value in the Face of Volatility

Doug DeCarlo

Jossey-Bass, 2004

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Edgar H. Schein

Jossey-Bass, 2004

8
How to Develop and Use the Four Key Emotional Skills of Leadership

David R. Caruso and Peter Salovey

Jossey-Bass, 2004

9
The Personal and Professional Transitions That Make or Break a Leader

David L. Dotlich et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2004

9
Leadership the Army Way: Adapted from The Official Army Leadership Manual

Leader to Leader Institute et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2004

8
A Fable of Leadership Through Storytelling

Stephen Denning

Jossey-Bass, 2004

8
A Working Woman's Manifesto on Business and What Really Matters

Margaret Heffernan

Jossey-Bass, 2004

8
Thriving in the Decade of Radical Transformation

Mary O'Hara-Devereaux

Jossey-Bass, 2004

8
A Woman's Guide to Negotiating Five Key Challenges to Leadership

Deborah M. Kolb et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2004

8
Mastering the Language of Engagement

Kathleen Kelley Reardon

Jossey-Bass, 2004

8

James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner

Jossey-Bass, 2004

7
A Leadership Fable

Patrick Lencioni

Jossey-Bass, 2004

6

Ellis M.M. Robinson and Kim Klein

Jossey-Bass, 2003

9
How to Manage and Lead People Who Deliver Technology

Paul Glen

Jossey-Bass, 2003

9
The 11 Behaviors That Can Derail Your Climb to the Top and How to Manage Them

David L. Dotlich and Peter C. Cairo

Jossey-Bass, 2003

8
What To Do When You're Suddenly In Charge

Michael Finley and Harvey Robbins

Jossey-Bass, 2003

7
Rediscovering the Secrets to Creating Lasting Value

Bill George

Jossey-Bass, 2003

7
How Leaders Gain and Lose It, Why People Demand It

James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner

Jossey-Bass, 2003

6
A Comprehensive Resource for Consultants, Facilitators, Managers, Trainers, and Coaches

Roger Schwarz

Jossey-Bass, 2002

7
And the Rise of Organizational Democracy

Joan Goldsmith and Kenneth Cloke

Jossey-Bass, 2002

9
A Toolbox for Managers

Michael Watkins

Jossey-Bass, 2002

9
A Leadership Fable

Patrick Lencioni

Jossey-Bass, 2002

8
A Global Guide for the Experienced Worker

Robert K. Critchley

Jossey-Bass, 2002

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Michael Fullan

Jossey-Bass, 2001

7

Steven B. Sample

Jossey-Bass, 2001

9
How Human Nature Shapes Our Choices

Paul R. Lawrence and Nitin Nohria

Jossey-Bass, 2001

8
Eight Essential Principles for Peak Performance in the Virtual Workplace

Cynthia C. Froggatt

Jossey-Bass, 2001

7
Process Tools to Support M&A Integration at Every Level

Timothy J. Galpin and Mark Herndon

Jossey-Bass, 2000

9

Gary S. Goodman Ph.D.

Jossey-Bass, 2000

9

Jay R. Galbraith

Jossey-Bass, 2000

8
Driving Profitable Growth Through Your Brands

Scott M. Davis

Jossey-Bass, 2000

8
How Nonprofits and Businesses Succeed through Strategic Alliances

James E. Austin

Jossey-Bass, 2000

8
Lessons from the Trenches

Glenn Parker et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2000

8
Matching Start-Up Funds with Start-up Companies - The Guide for Entrepreneurs, Individual Investors, and Venture Capitalists

Robert J. Robinson and Mark Van Osnabrugge

Jossey-Bass, 2000

8
Measuring the Right Things in the Real World

Mark W. Morgan and Richard Y. Chang

Jossey-Bass, 2000

8
Scenarios for the World's Fastest Growing Economy, Ecology and Society

James Ogilvy et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2000

8
Breakthrough Reward Strategies to Create Great Companies

Patricia K. Zingheim and Jay R. Schuster

Jossey-Bass, 2000

7
A Commonsense Framework for Managing the Client Relationship

Rick Freedman

Jossey-Bass, 2000

7
Managing Hard Choices in Our Careers, Homes, and Lives as Women

Michele Kremen Bolton

Jossey-Bass, 2000

7
A Systems Approach to Engaging Leaders and Their Challenges

Mary Beth O Neill

Jossey-Bass, 2000

7
A Step-by-Step Guidebook

Ingrid Bens

Jossey-Bass, 2000

7
Building Relationships and Opportunities for Success

Melissa Giovagnoli and Jocelyn Carter-Miller

Jossey-Bass, 2000

7
A Leadership Fable

Patrick Lencioni

Jossey-Bass, 2000

6
Nine Essential Skills for Developing Frontline Leaders

Brad Humphrey and Jeff Stokes

Jossey-Bass, 2000

6
How to Build the Leadership-Powered Company

Ram Charan et al.

Jossey-Bass, 2000

6
Experiencing Flow in Work and Play

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Jossey-Bass, 2000

6
A Step-by-Step Guide to Discovering, Developing, and Living Your Passion

Richard Y. Chang

Jossey-Bass, 2000

5
Harnessing Spontaneity to Engage People and Groups

Robert Lowe

Jossey-Bass, 2000

5
A Comprehensive Resource Guide for Managers, Executives, Consultants, and Human Resource Professionals

Frederic M. Hudson

Jossey-Bass, 1999

7
Inside the Business of Business Schools

Stuart Crainer and Des Dearlove

Jossey-Bass, 1999

8
How to Invest and Compete in the Real World of Internet Business

Peter Cohan

Jossey-Bass, 1999

8
The Power of Strategic Corporate Journalism

Markos Markos et al.

Jossey-Bass, 1999

8
Shaping the Managerial Mind

John E. Flaherty

Jossey-Bass, 1999

8
A Hard Look at Spirituality, Religion and Values in the Workplace

Ian I. Mitroff and Elizabeth Denton

Jossey-Bass, 1999

7
Sense and Nonsense About Culture Change

Edgar H. Schein

Jossey-Bass, 1999

7
What It Is and Why People Invest It

Thomas O. Davenport

Jossey-Bass, 1999

7
Decoding the Natural Laws of Enterprise

John Henry Clippinger III

Jossey-Bass, 1999

6
Richard Branson, Percy Barnevik, David Simon and the Remaking of International Business

Manfred F. R. Kets de Vries and Elizabeth Florent-Treacy

Jossey-Bass, 1999

6
A Guide for the Appropriately Ambitious

James O Toole

Jossey-Bass, 1999

6
Building Key Skills for Individuals, Teams and Organizations

J. Davidson Frame

Jossey-Bass, 1999

6
How to Leverage Individual Performance for Company Success

David L. Dotlich and Peter C. Cairo

Jossey-Bass, 1999

5
And Other Meditations on Management

Jerry B. Harvey

Jossey-Bass, 1999

5
Creating the High-Trust, High-Performance Organization

Kathleen D. Ryan and Daniel K. Oestreich

Jossey-Bass, 1998

9
A Leadership Fable

Patrick Lencioni

Jossey-Bass, 1998

7
Making One Plus One Equal Three in Mergers

Mitchell Lee Marks and Philip H. Mirvis

Jossey-Bass, 1998

6
Strategies for Increasing Student Motivation and Achievement

Barbara L. McCombs and Jo Sue Whisler

Jossey-Bass, 1997

8

Frances Hesselbein et al.

Jossey-Bass, 1997

7
How Organizations Cause Personal Stress and What to Do About It

Christina Maslach and Michael P. Leiter

Jossey-Bass, 1997

6
Discovering the Leader Within

Robert E. Quinn

Jossey-Bass, 1996

8
How to Manage the White Space in the Organization Chart

Geary A. Rummler and Alan P. Brache

Jossey-Bass, 1995

8
How to Keep Getting Extraordinary Things Done in Organizations

Barry Z. Posner and James M. Kouzes

Jossey-Bass, 1995

9
Positive Political Skills at Work

Peter Block

Jossey-Bass, 1991

7