Action learning : how the world's top companies are re-creating their leaders and themselves / David L. Dotlich, James L. Noel

Author(s): Dotlich, David L. (David Landreth), 1950-
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Subjects: Executives--Training of
Executive learning
Organizational change--Study and teaching
Leadership
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass, Inc., c1998
Series: Jossey-Bass business & management series
LC Classification: H, HD
Physical Description: xxi, 214 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Acknowledgments
The Authors
Introduction 1
1. The Action Learning Framework 13
2. Stories of Action Learning in Action: Three Types of Action Learning 35
3. Why Change? Rising to the Challenges of the New Business World 49
4. You Can't Buy Leadership: Transforming Leaders in Place 69
5. Growing Global Leaders 83
6. Breaking the Boundaries Between Functions and Business Units 99
7. Reconceptualizing the Business 115
8. Releasing Fresh Thinking and Independent Action 135
9. For Companies to Learn to Change, People Must Learn to Change 149
10. Fusing Technology and the Business 161
11. Removing the Barriers Between Customer and Company 171
12. Reaching to the Future 185
Resources: A. Recommended Readings 195
Resources: B. Action Learning Examples 197
Index 205
Additional Authors: Noel, James L., 1943-
Notes: LCCN: 98008887
ISBN: 0787903493 (cloth : acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-196) and index
Contents: Action + learning = change. The action learning framework -- Stories of action learning in action -- Why change? : rising to the challenges of the new business world -- Putting action learning to work. You can't buy leadership : transforming leaders in place -- Growing global leaders -- Breaking the boundaries between functions and business units -- Reconceptualizing the business -- Releasing fresh thinking and independent action -- For companies to learn to change, people must learn to change -- Fusing technology and business -- Removing the barriers between customer and company -- Reaching to the future
OCLC Number: 38270621
ISBN/ISSN: 0787903493