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The Resource "Leading from the middle," and other contrarian essays on library leadership, John Lubans Jr

"Leading from the middle," and other contrarian essays on library leadership, John Lubans Jr

Label
"Leading from the middle," and other contrarian essays on library leadership
Title
"Leading from the middle," and other contrarian essays on library leadership
Statement of responsibility
John Lubans Jr
Title variation
Leading from the middle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lubans, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z678
LC item number
.L83 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Beta Phi Mu monograph series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Library administration
  • Library personnel management
  • Leadership
  • Organizational effectiveness
Target audience
general
Label
"Leading from the middle," and other contrarian essays on library leadership, John Lubans Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Leadership, leading from the middle, teamwork, empowerment, followership. Balaam's ass : toward proactive leadership in libraries ; Leading from the middle : "I'm the boss" ; Teams : theory and practice ; Letting go : a reflection on teams that were ; Bridger and me ; The invisible leader : lessons for leaders from the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra ; Southwest : the unstodgy airline ; More than a game : a season with a women's basketball team -- Leaders, bosses, challenges, values. "I can't find you anywhere but gone" revisited ; "It's in the DNA" : infusing organizational values at Southwest ; "She took everything but the blame" : the bad boss is back ; "I'll ask the questions" : the insecure boss ; The spark plug : a leader's catalyst for change ; A Zabarian experience ; Orchestrating success : a profile of Simone Young, conductor -- Coaching, self-management, collaboration, communication. Coaching for results ; Peer coaching for the postdepartmental library ; "You have the resources" ; A gift from the woods ; Leaving the comfort zone ; On the road, again : lessons along the way ; Rock Castle Gorge ; Sacred teams ; Seeking first to understand ; The stove-side chat ; "You can't build a fire in the rain" : sparking change in libraries ; What? So what? Now what? -- Techniques and tools, productivity, climate. Sherlock's dog, or managers and mess finding ; "Deterministic, highly reductive, and transient" ; "From the gutter to you is not up" : worst and best practice ; "I'm so low, I can't get high" : the low morale syndrome and wht to do about it ; Productivity in libraries? : managers step aside ; "She's just too good to be true, but she is" : recognition ceremonies and other motivational rituals ; "I've closed my eyes to the cold hard truth I'm seeing" : making performance appraisal work ; "To save the time of the user" : customer service at the millennium ; "Where are the snows of yesteryear?" : reflections on a suggestion "box" that worked
Control code
18506034
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 298 pages
Isbn
9781598845785
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2010014566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn609100968
  • (OCoLC)609100968
Label
"Leading from the middle," and other contrarian essays on library leadership, John Lubans Jr
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Leadership, leading from the middle, teamwork, empowerment, followership. Balaam's ass : toward proactive leadership in libraries ; Leading from the middle : "I'm the boss" ; Teams : theory and practice ; Letting go : a reflection on teams that were ; Bridger and me ; The invisible leader : lessons for leaders from the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra ; Southwest : the unstodgy airline ; More than a game : a season with a women's basketball team -- Leaders, bosses, challenges, values. "I can't find you anywhere but gone" revisited ; "It's in the DNA" : infusing organizational values at Southwest ; "She took everything but the blame" : the bad boss is back ; "I'll ask the questions" : the insecure boss ; The spark plug : a leader's catalyst for change ; A Zabarian experience ; Orchestrating success : a profile of Simone Young, conductor -- Coaching, self-management, collaboration, communication. Coaching for results ; Peer coaching for the postdepartmental library ; "You have the resources" ; A gift from the woods ; Leaving the comfort zone ; On the road, again : lessons along the way ; Rock Castle Gorge ; Sacred teams ; Seeking first to understand ; The stove-side chat ; "You can't build a fire in the rain" : sparking change in libraries ; What? So what? Now what? -- Techniques and tools, productivity, climate. Sherlock's dog, or managers and mess finding ; "Deterministic, highly reductive, and transient" ; "From the gutter to you is not up" : worst and best practice ; "I'm so low, I can't get high" : the low morale syndrome and wht to do about it ; Productivity in libraries? : managers step aside ; "She's just too good to be true, but she is" : recognition ceremonies and other motivational rituals ; "I've closed my eyes to the cold hard truth I'm seeing" : making performance appraisal work ; "To save the time of the user" : customer service at the millennium ; "Where are the snows of yesteryear?" : reflections on a suggestion "box" that worked
Control code
18506034
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 298 pages
Isbn
9781598845785
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2010014566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn609100968
  • (OCoLC)609100968

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