Chandler and Richardson have crafted a vital, user-friendly, inspirational guide for executives, managers, and professionals...and those aspiring to reach their level. Breakthrough concepts, such as "Don't manage people, manage agreements," abound in this book of short takes for the time-challenged leader.
If you have tried to implement Agile in your organization, This book provides a comprehensive understanding of what Agile management means to an organization and the managers role in such an environment, i.e., how to manage, lead and motivate self-organizing teams and how to create an Agile corporate culture.
Call Number: Ginn Library Book Stacks HD57.7.C6425 2004
Publication Date: 2004-06-09
Renowned strategy expert William A. Cohen draws upon considerable experience in the military, corporate, and academic sectors to present the timeless principles of strategy. For delivery of book to Hirsh Health Sciences Library for pickup: sign in to your library account from the page that opens when you click the link above, then select 'Request item'.
Outlining fundamental concepts vital to graduate students and practitioners entering the biotech industry in management or in any entrepreneurial capacity, this book provides tested strategies and hard-won lessons. Coverage ranges from the initial challenge of translating a technology idea into a working business case, through securing angel investment, and managing all aspects of the result: business valuation, business development, partnering, biological manufacturing, FDA approvals and regulatory requirements. Case studies are interspersed throughout each chapter to support key concepts and best practices.
Call Number: Ginn Library Stacks HD 57.7.C645 2001
Publication Date: 2001
After sifting through mountains of data and thousands of pages of interviews, the author of this book and his crew discovered the key determinants of greatness -- why some companies make the leap and others don't. For delivery of book to Hirsh Health Sciences Library for pickup: sign in to your library account from the page that opens when you click the link above, then select 'Request item'.
Harvard Business Review's 10 most important articles on leadership will inspire you to: motivate others to excel; build your team's self-confidence in others; provoke positive change; set direction; encourage smart risk-taking; manage with tough empathy; credit others for your success; increase self-awareness; draw strength from adversity.
Call Number: HHSL Business & Careers Collection W 87 C678L 2012
Publication Date: 2012
Lab Dynamics is a unique guide to the interpersonal side of scientific research and management. The book provides practical solutions to some of the toughest problems that working scientists and science managers face daily problems for which most scientists are unprepared. Eleven thematically focused chapters show scientists how to communicate and interact more productively and how to develop and improve their management and leadership skills.
Call Number: HHSL Book Stacks HD 9999 B442 612s 2008
Publication Date: 2008
Amgen's former CEO and chairman describes the company's climb to success. Through engaging anecdotes and cogent insights, Binder weaves a fascinating tale while offering his unique brand of practical management advice.
True North shows how anyone who follows their internal compass can become an authentic leader. This leadership tour de force is based on research and first-person interviews with 125 top leaders. In this book, former Medtronic CEO Bill George and coauthor Peter Sims share the wisdom of these outstanding leaders and describe how you can develop as an authentic leader.