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    Ten Skills for Agile Leadership

    by Scott Hutcheson, Edward Morrison, Elizabeth Nilsen, Janyce Fadden, Nancy Franklin

    Strategic Doing introduces 10 skills that are explained in detail and show how individual skills are used as part of an effective collaboration.

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    A Former Amazon Exec on Money, Information, Loyalty, and Time

    by Steve Susi

    Brand Currency describes how Amazon has come to dominate the new techonomy and what lessons can be learned for other companies.

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    Leading Effective Execution and Change

    by Lawrence Hrebiniak

    While formulating strategy is a challenge, executing that strategy can be an even greater challenge. In Making Strategy Work, Lawrence Hrebiniak offers a comprehensive, disciplined process model for making strategy work in the real world. This model covers every key success factor of effective execution, including organization structure, coordination, information sharing, incentives, controls, change management, culture and the role of power and influence in the process.

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    Aligning the Hearts and Minds of Your Employees

    by Jon R. Katzenbach

    Katzenbach, co-author of The Wisdom of Teams, shows how to build exceptional levels of employee performance and commitment by consistently pursuing one or more of five distinct paths to peak performance: the Mission, Values and Pride path; the Process and Metrics path; the Entrepreneurial Spirit path; the Individual Achievement path; and the Recognition and Celebration path.

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