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Bolman, Lee G.

Overview
Works: 51 works in 336 publications in 8 languages and 16,586 library holdings
Genres: Abstracts  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HD31, 658.4063
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Most widely held works about Lee G Bolman
 
Most widely held works by Lee G Bolman
Reframing organizations : artistry, choice, and leadership by Lee G Bolman( Book )

98 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 3,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This best-selling classic explains how managers can use the powerful tool of "reframing"--Looking at situations from a variety of vantage points--to build high-performance organizations. It consolidates key findings from organization theory into four practical perspectives. Free instructor's manual is available upon request on university or corporate letterhead. Specify course title and enrollment
Leading with soul : an uncommon journey of spirit by Lee G Bolman( Book )

29 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspired by the works of such visionary writers as M. Scott Peck and Max De Pree, authors Lee Bolman and Terry Deal have crafted a powerful story of one beleaguered executive's quest for passion and purpose in work and in life. Leading with Soul teaches that the heart of true leadership can only be found in the heart of a leader." "This contemporary parable chronicles the journey of Steve, a dispirited leader in search of something deeper and more satisfying than a preoccupation with the bottom line. He seeks answers from Maria, a sage whose wisdom was forged in her own hard-won business career. Although Maria's initial questions seem far afield from business, Steve unexpectedly discovers the true meaning of leadership. By rediscovering his own soul, he learns how to ignite the spirit of his organization."--Jacket
Modern approaches to understanding and managing organizations by Lee G Bolman( Book )

29 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reframing the path to school leadership : a guide for teachers and principals by Lee G Bolman( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book uses a series of dialogues between a novice and a master teacher, and between a new and seasoned principal to view common challenges and to solve their most difficult problems. The authors demonstrate how framing, and then reframing challenges brings clarity, helps to anticipate problems, and leads to more comprehensive and powerful leadership strategies
Reframing academic leadership by Lee G Bolman( Book )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The powerful tool of "reframing" can be applied to the challenges of higher education leadership. The book uses the authors' four frames (Structural, Human Resource, Political, Symbolic) developed by Bolman and Deal to illustrate different views of academic leadership. In this book the authors offer academic leaders a guide for: Crafting dynamic institutions where the whole is greater than the sum of the parts; Creating campus environments that facilitate creativity and commitment; Forging alliances and partnerships in service of the mission; Building shared vision and campus cultures that unite and inspire; Serving the larger goals of the academy and society. This is a resource for deans, directors, vice presidents, provosts, department chairs who are interested in reframing their institutions
Becoming a teacher leader : from isolation to collaboration by Lee G Bolman( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is designed as a portable mentor for new teachers. Through a close and intense dialogue between a new teacher and a seasoned veteran, the novice comes to see troublesome situations more clearly, to anticipate trouble before it arises, and to develop more comprehensive and powerful strategies for leadership. Through the outcomes achieved by the book's protagonist, a highly committed and talented young teacher who persists in the face of obstacles and who learns from her mistakes, the book provides an optimistic view of the possibilities for teacher leadership. The book's approach is based on learning to use multiple "frames," each offering a different angle on the challenges of leadership. Four frames in common use among teachers as well as administrators are discussed: the human resource frame, the political frame, the structural frame, and the symbolic frame. Chapter titles include: "a New Teacher's First Day"; "Realities Burst the Bubble"; "Building Effective Relationships: The Human Resource View"; "The Tracking Wars: Dealing with School Politics"; "Student Discipline: Understanding Structure in Schools"; "'I'm Just a Great Teacher': Using Symbols To Revive the Spirit"; "Teaching and Leading: Balancing Family and Career"; "The Essence of Teaching: Leaving a Legacy"; and "The Torch Is Passed." The book concludes with an annotated bibliography of 12 publications. (Jdd)
The wizard and the warrior : leading with passion and power by Lee G Bolman( Book )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Best-selling authors Lee Bolman and Terrence Deal present the defining moments and experiences of exemplary leaders such as David Neeleman (CEO of Jet Blue), Mary Kay Ash, Warren Buffet, Anne Mulcahy, Thomas Keller (head chef of French Laundry), and Abraham Lincoln - all of whom have wrested with their own inner warrior and wizard. These engaging realistic case studies are followed by commentaries that will raise questions and suggest possibilities without rushing to resolution or simple answers."--Jacket
The path to school leadership : a portable mentor by Lee G Bolman( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escape from cluelessness : a guide for the organizationally challenged by Lee G Bolman( Book )

8 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Becoming a school board member by Lee G Bolman( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book was designed to help school board members work together to create an effective school board. Guidelines are based on the premise that organizational effectiveness depends on individuals having the ability to recognize others' frames of reference and to utilize multiple frames. The four frames commonly used by leaders include the structural, political, human resources, and symbolic frames. The book uses the fictional story of a committed female novice to illustrate the challenges that face the new school board members as she makes the transition from novice to veteran. In chapter 1, the newly elected board member realizes that the position may be much more personally and professionally challenging than she anticipated. Chapter 2 describes the confusion that ensues from ambiguous board-administration roles. The third chapter deals with the politics of education and policy formation, specifically, how to build coalitions among different interest groups. Ways to improve communication and built trust among board members are discussed in chapter 4. In the fifth chapter, the novice board member develops a deeper understanding of the symbolic role of school boards and the critical role that ceremony, ritual, and theater play in building confidence in district's schools. The final chapter describes how effective school leaders apply the values of the four frames of reference--excellence, justice, caring, and faith to their particular schools. Each chapter is followed by a "signpost," an interlude that summarizes the lessons learned in that chapter. (Lmi)
How great leaders think : the art of reframing by Lee G Bolman( Book )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Reframing Leadership translates Bolman & Deal's influential four-frame model of leadership and organizations developed in their bestselling Jossey-Bass Book, Reframing Organizations: Artistry, Choice and Leadership, (over 300,000 copies sold in 4 editions, $7M in net revenue) into a thought-provoking and practical guide for leaders in business and other organizations. This book will offer leaders a template and guide for understanding four major dimensions of organizational life: structure, people, politics, and symbols (or culture) that will enable them to decode the messy world in which they live, see a broader range of options, and find more powerful and elegant strategies for leading"--
Leading with soul : an uncommon journey of spirit by Lee G Bolman( )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bestselling Leading with soul is a contemporary parable chronicling the journey of a beleaguered executive's quest for passion and purpose in work and in life
Images of leadership by Lee G Bolman( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Re-thinking school leadership : an agenda for research and reform by Lee G Bolman( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Repenser les organisations : pour que diriger soit un art by Lee G Bolman( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engagement : transforming difficult relationships at work by Lee G Bolman( Book )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Master the interpersonal side of management to enhance productivity and boost success Engagement is the manager's essential primer for dealing with difficult people and managing your team. Bestselling authors Lee G. Bolman and Joan V. Gallos are back with an engaging business novella that relates real, practical techniques captured in the 4-step SURE model for handling people problems. The story centers around a manager in a new job, and her experiences applying the four steps in leading her new team. Brief interludes punctuate the story throughout to provide room for reflection, and to explain the complex interpersonal dynamics at play in commonly encountered situations. Key lessons are underscored as the foundation for a sound people strategy, and the features and details of each rule are laid out in a clear, concise manner. You'll learn alongside the story's manager as she uses the model to find artful solutions to problems that could have easily derailed her chances of success. People are the hardest part of a manger's job. No matter how well-matched their skill sets, there is always the potential for interpersonal conflicts and strains to throw the team off-course. This book shows you deft strategies for addressing those challenges with a well thought-out framework for getting your team fully invested in the group's success. Find creative solutions to persistent issues Dig into the interpersonal dynamics at work Learn how to handle--and manage--difficult people Apply key strategies for engaging the team This compact, easy-to-apply set of guidelines draws on your leadership skills while providing a strong foundation for a new managerial approach. Effective management is frequently a tightrope between results and morale, and Engagement shows you how to find your balance and steady your team"--
Zu zhi zhong gou : yi shu . xuan ze yu ling dao by Isaiah Bowman( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reframing in action : changing management traps into leadership opportunities by Lee G Bolman( Recording )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The program brings the key concepts from Bolman and Deal's book Reframing organization. It explains how managers can use four different frames: structural, human resource, political, and symbolic in their daily work
Organiación y liderazgo : el arte de la decisión by Lee G Bolman( Book )

6 editions published in 1995 in Spanish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leading with soul by Lee G Bolman( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Modern approaches to understanding and managing organizations
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Bolman, Lee 1941-

Bolman, Lee G.

볼맨, 리 G

볼먼, 리 G

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Leading with soul : an uncommon journey of spiritModern approaches to understanding and managing organizationsReframing the path to school leadership : a guide for teachers and principalsReframing academic leadershipBecoming a teacher leader : from isolation to collaborationThe wizard and the warrior : leading with passion and powerThe path to school leadership : a portable mentorEscape from cluelessness : a guide for the organizationally challenged