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The Practice of Adaptive Leadership: Tools and Tactics for Changing Your Organization and the World

by Ronald A. Heifetz, Marty Linsky and Alexander Grashow

A hands-on, practical guide containing stories, tools, diagrams and worksheets to help you develop your skills as an adaptive leader capable of helping people move beyond their comfort zones and effectively tackle tough challenges.

Leading Change

by John P. Kotter

An excellent introduction to the step-by-step process for successfully managing organizational change initiatives.

Cultivating Nonprofit Leadership

by Niki Jagpal and Ryan Schlegel

Sponsored by the National Council on Responsive Philanthropy, this report reveals that only 1% of foundation funding is dedicated to the critical task of strengthening the skills and abilities of our nonprofit leaders. The authors explore the importance of investing in leadership development and offer recommendations for supporting and enhancing this essential work.

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