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The Resource Paths to making a difference : leading in government, [edited by] Paul R. Lawrence, Mark Ak. Abramson

Paths to making a difference : leading in government, [edited by] Paul R. Lawrence, Mark Ak. Abramson

Label
Paths to making a difference : leading in government
Title
Paths to making a difference
Title remainder
leading in government
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Paul R. Lawrence, Mark Ak. Abramson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
To understand the challenges of political leadership and how top executives succeed in accomplishing an administration's objectives, business in government experts Paul R. Lawrence and Mark A. Abramson present the findings of a two year's study of top political appointees in the Obama administration. The participants - deputy secretaries and agency heads - provide case studies of how each approaches the management challenges and achieves the mission of their organization. Full of behind-the-scenes insights and practical advice from government political executives on how they face mana
Dewey number
352.2360973
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lawrence, Paul R.
  • Abramson, Mark A.
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  • Government executives
  • Political leadership
Label
Paths to making a difference : leading in government, [edited by] Paul R. Lawrence, Mark Ak. Abramson
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
PATHS TO MAKING A DIFFERENCE; CONTENTS; Acknowledgments; Chapter One: The Selection and Preparation of Political Executives; What We Set Out to Do; What We Would Like Future Political Executives to Know; What We Would Like the Office of Presidential Personnel to Know; The Importance of Orientation Activities for Political Executives; The Road Ahead; Chapter Two: The Deputy secretaries; Understanding the Job of the Deputy Secretary; W. Scott Gould, Deputy Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs; Seth D. Harris, Deputy Secretary, Department of Labor
Control code
ocn775873150
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (184 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442213098
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775873150
Label
Paths to making a difference : leading in government, [edited by] Paul R. Lawrence, Mark Ak. Abramson
Publication
Contents
PATHS TO MAKING A DIFFERENCE; CONTENTS; Acknowledgments; Chapter One: The Selection and Preparation of Political Executives; What We Set Out to Do; What We Would Like Future Political Executives to Know; What We Would Like the Office of Presidential Personnel to Know; The Importance of Orientation Activities for Political Executives; The Road Ahead; Chapter Two: The Deputy secretaries; Understanding the Job of the Deputy Secretary; W. Scott Gould, Deputy Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs; Seth D. Harris, Deputy Secretary, Department of Labor
Control code
ocn775873150
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (184 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442213098
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)775873150

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