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The Resource Leadership : the challenge for the information profession, Sue Roberts and Jennifer Rowley

Leadership : the challenge for the information profession, Sue Roberts and Jennifer Rowley

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Leadership : the challenge for the information profession
Title
Leadership
Title remainder
the challenge for the information profession
Statement of responsibility
Sue Roberts and Jennifer Rowley
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Language
eng
Summary
Effective leadership is key to the future of information services and professional practice, and demands on leaders within the sector are greater than ever before. Leadership skills are required at all levels of the profession, from the top, through to professional staff called upon to lead a team or to take a supervisory role. To meet these challenges, individuals must develop their leadership capacity. This book invites information professionals across the sector and at different stages in their career to reflect on and engage with the development of their leadership role and contribution. Using theoretical concepts and models, coupled with practical tools, this book encourages readers to think about their own leadership and the leadership provided by others around them as the basis for continuing improvement in management and professional practice. No other book offers such a comprehensive and topical perspective on leadership in the context of the information services and the wider information industry. Contents include: challenges in leadership; knowing yourself as a leader; leadership in context; promoting change, innovation and creativity; leading people; setting direction and strategy; leadership development; and influencing others. It has a range of features, including learning objectives, chapter summaries, reflection points, review questions, case cameos and recommendations for further reading, encourages and facilitates engagement and reflection. This book is a must have for information professionals and aspiring leaders seeking to understand leadership and to develop their own leadership practice, as well as the leadership potential in others. It is also a valuable professional education text
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UkCbUP
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1970-
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Roberts, Sue
Dewey number
025.1
Index
index present
LC call number
HD57.7
LC item number
.R6322 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Rowley, J. E.
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  • Leadership
  • Library administration
  • Information services
Label
Leadership : the challenge for the information profession, Sue Roberts and Jennifer Rowley
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Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 05 Jul 2018)
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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CR9781856049948
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 236 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781856046091
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Leadership : the challenge for the information profession, Sue Roberts and Jennifer Rowley
Publication
Note
Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 05 Jul 2018)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
CR9781856049948
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 236 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781856046091
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote

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