The Power of Strategic Commitment
Achieving Extraordinary Results Through Total Alignment and Engagement
Authors: Josh Leibner, Gershon Mader, Alan Weiss, Ph.D.
Pub Date: May 2009
Print Edition: $24.95
Print ISBN: 9780814434406
Page Count: 288
Format: Paper or Softback
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Why Commitment TrumpsCompliance
Why Commitment Is More Important Than Ever
Chapter 2: What Is Strategic Commitment?
If It’s So Important, Why Don’t I Know About It?
Chapter 3: Working Back from the Future
How to Generate Strategic Commitment
Chapter 4: Pushing Through the Thermal Layer
How to Engage Middle Managers in Strategic
Chapter 5: Leading from the Front
“Follow me!” (Not, “I’ll Be There in a Minute .?.?.”)
Chapter 6: Taking a Stand—The Key to Strategic Commitment
Why the Aztecs Put a Stake in the Ground
Chapter 7: Building and Restoring Trust
Essential Competencies for Generating StrategicCommitment
Chapter 8: Return on Strategic Commitment
On Competitive Edge and Profit Margins
Chapter 9: Lead, Follow, or Get Out of the Way—HR at the Crossroads
The Role of HR in Generating Strategic Commitment
Chapter 10: Strategic Commitment as Organizational Lifestyle
Integrating the Process into Organizational DNA
Chapter 11: The Diversity of Strategic Commitment
There Is No Such Thing as “But We’re Different”
Afterword: Strategic Commitment IsEssential in Volatile Economies
Appendix: Tips, Techniques, and Tools for Generating, Monitoring, and Addressing Setbacks Related to Strategic
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