A Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About Studying Leadership

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_030.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSJackson, Brad and Ken Parry. A Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About Studying Leadership. Los Angeles: SAGE Publications, Ltd., 2008. You have some clear convictions about what you think constitutes the right and the wrong way […]

Personality and the Fate of Organizations

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_029.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSHogan, Robert. Personality and the Fate of Organizations. New York: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., 2007. …all managerial jobs have one important feature in common: They help accomplish the work of an organization through other people. This means that managers […]

Feedback Can Be Dangerous

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/FeedbackCanBeDangerous.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSGive people clear, frequent, and accurate feedback. This unusually complex strategy starts with being as quick to tell people what they have done right as you are to tell them what they have done wrong. That does not sound […]

Leadership Comes Last

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/LeadershipComesLast.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSThis episode of the Audio Tidbits Podcast is an eight-minute lesson in leadership. It shows us that leadership comes last, always. Perhaps it might have been better named as the five prerequisites to leadership. Either way, leadership is at […]

On Mission and Leadership

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_028.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSHesselbein, Frances and Rob Johnston. On Mission and Leadership: A Leader to Leader Guide. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2002. Intellectual capital is an organization’s primary asset. Knowledge workers seek meaning and purpose in their work, a climate of trust and […]

Collaborative Intelligence

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_027.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSHackman, Richard J. Collaborative Intelligence: Using Teams to Solve Hard Problems. San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 2011. A team is akin to an audio amplifier: whatever comes in, be it Mozart or ear-grating static, comes out louder. To perform […]

Popular One Year Ago: Adaptive Leadership (013)

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/adapt_013.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSThis is the final section of the adaptive leadership series. Some may find it somewhat difficult to integrate into their leadership practice if they do not have the benefit of the earlier sections. Nonetheless, this section consolidates the leadership […]

True North

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_024.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSGeorge, Bill with Peter Sims. True North: Discover Your Authentic Leadership. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2007. True North is the internal compass that guides you successfully through life. It represents who you are as a human being at your deepest […]

On Leadership

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_023.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSGardner, John W. On Leadership. First Free Press Paperback Edition. New York: The Free Press, 1993. Leadership is the process of persuasion or example by which an individual induces a group to pursue objectives held by the leader or […]

A Failure of Nerve

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_022.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSFriedman, Edwin H. A Failure of Nerve: Leadership in the Age of the Quick Fix. New York: Seabury Books, 2007. The more my perspective broadened, the more confirmed I became in my view that contemporary leadership dilemmas have less […]

Robert K. Greenleaf

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_021.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSFrick, Don M, foreword by Peter M. Senge, & afterword by Larry C. Spears. Robert K. Greenleaf: A Life of Servant Leadership. San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 2004. Becoming a human being, and preparing a foundation for leadership, starts […]

Will You Take Your Turn At Success?

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/TakeYourTurnAtSuccess.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSIf you’re sure that you will take your turn at success, our old friend Simon has a couple of important tips for you. Please listen.

Greater Than Yourself

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_020.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSFarber, Steve, foreword by Patrick Lencioni and Matthew Kelly. Greater Than Yourself: The Ultimate Lesson of True Leadership. New York: Doubleday, 2009 …real leadership is not about calling yourself “leader;” rather, it’s about taking up the cause to change […]

Let The Pilot Fly The Plane, Please

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/LetThePilotFlyThePlane.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSNone but a certifiable power junky would go with his own ideas and skills when someone more competent is readily available. Nonetheless, power junkies are more prevalent than you might think. You can find them mostly in the middle […]

The Five Most Important Questions You Will Ever Ask About Your Organization

http://media.blubrry.com/audiotidbitspodcast/p/www.garycrow.net/audio/leadership_19.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSDrucker, Peter with Jim Collins. The Five Most Important Questions You Will Ever Ask About Your Organization. Third Edition. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2008. Planning is frequently misunderstood as making future decisions, but decisions exist only in the present. You […]