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The Resource A passion for leadership : lessons on change and reform from fifty years of public service, Robert M. Gates

A passion for leadership : lessons on change and reform from fifty years of public service, Robert M. Gates

Label
A passion for leadership : lessons on change and reform from fifty years of public service
Title
A passion for leadership
Title remainder
lessons on change and reform from fifty years of public service
Statement of responsibility
Robert M. Gates
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The former Secretary of Defense explores why bureaucratic institutions are failing and how then can be tarnsformed through effective leadership, citing the examples of large-scale change in the CIA, Texas A&M University, and the Department of Defense
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gates, Robert Michael
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gates, Robert Michael
  • Cabinet officers
  • Organizational change
  • Leadership
  • Public administration
  • Administrative agencies
  • United States
  • United States
  • Texas A & M University System
  • United States
Label
A passion for leadership : lessons on change and reform from fifty years of public service, Robert M. Gates
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Why bureaucracies so often fail us -- Where you want to go: "the vision thing" -- Formulating a strategy -- Techniques for implementing change -- It's always about people -- Stakeholders: friends and foes -- The agent of change: "mirror, mirror on the wall" -- Money, money, money: reforming in scarce times -- Reform: the never-ending story -- A flaming heart
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
239 pages
Isbn
9780307959492
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015010209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
A passion for leadership : lessons on change and reform from fifty years of public service, Robert M. Gates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Why bureaucracies so often fail us -- Where you want to go: "the vision thing" -- Formulating a strategy -- Techniques for implementing change -- It's always about people -- Stakeholders: friends and foes -- The agent of change: "mirror, mirror on the wall" -- Money, money, money: reforming in scarce times -- Reform: the never-ending story -- A flaming heart
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
239 pages
Isbn
9780307959492
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015010209
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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