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Author: Phebe Marr
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: leaders, new, iraqs
Number of Pages: 20
Published: 2009-05-01
ISBN-10: 1437912680
ISBN-13: 9781437912685

A study of Iraq¿s new political leaders and their visions for the future. This study finds a revolutionary change since the Ba¿th in the forces shaping the new leaders and their political orientation. A nationalist regime committed to a strong central gov¿t. has been replaced by political pluralism and disparate views, with no common vision on Iraq¿s direction forward. The political process has intensified polarization around ethnic and sectarian identity, which could lead to Iraq¿s fragmentation. The report suggests several ways to help Iraqis step back from this divide, including refocu

Author: Directory
Publisher: Arc Manor LLC
Keywords: foreign, governments, members, cabinet, world, leaders, directory
Number of Pages: 441
Published: 2008-03-21
ISBN-10: 1604501553
ISBN-13: 9781604501551

***** Compiled with information released to the public by the Central Intelligence Agency.***** 196 countries listed alphabetically. ***** Thousands of names of world leaders and cabinet members/officials from these 196 countries. ***** An indispensable guide for the researcher who needs access to names and official designations of foreign leaders/officials at his or her fingertips.

Author: Barbara C. P. Koppen
Publisher: IWMI
Keywords: scheme, nepal, gandak, west, irrigators, leaders, women
Number of Pages: 37
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9290904364
ISBN-13: 9789290904366

Examines the gendered organization of irrigated farming and identifies processes of inclusion and exclusion of women irrigators and women leaders in water users committees. The research evaluates the success of efforts by the newly formed Water Users Association to include women. Recommendations based on the findings are made to address the problems faced by the women irrigators and leaders in the West Gandak scheme.

Author: Gretchen Gordon
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: leaders, custody, paramilitary, colombian, bars, truth
Number of Pages: 36
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437934676
ISBN-13: 9781437934670

On May 13, 2008, 14 of Colombiażs largest paramilitary group, żAutodefensas Unidas de Colombiaż (United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia or AUC) were extradited to the U.S. to face drug charges. These paramilitary leaders are implicated in terrorizing and killing thousands of innocent civilians and targeting trade unionists and other members of civil society. This report asserts that despite U.S. stated goals, review of available data indicates that the extraditions of paramilitary leaders have had adverse consequences for U.S. foreign policy by undermining rule of law in Colombia. Contents:

Author: Anne Marrelli
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: courage, connection, communication, engagement, managing
Number of Pages: 124
Published: 2010-01
ISBN-10: 1437921418
ISBN-13: 9781437921410

Focuses on how leaders can drive employee engagement and increase high performance mgmt.; i.e., the actions leaders from first-line supervisors to exec. can take to facilitate the motivation and commitment of their employees. The effort leaders invest in managing their workforce pays off in substantially higher levels of employee engagement and performance. The recommendations it offers for increasing both engagement and performance can be characterized in three words: communication, connection, and courage. These are the foundation of performance mgmt. -- communicating openly and honestly wit

Author: Stephen Iacullo
Publisher: Stephen Iacullo
Keywords: application, execution, true, leader, managers, leaders, black, belt, training, manual, business
Number of Pages: 153
Published: 2008-07-31
ISBN-10: 143272598X
ISBN-13: 9781432725983

Leadership principles that are precise and easy to use! Practice the right things and you will gain the knowledge and the habits to produce great results. This is not a typical leadership book that contains only virtues, but a leadership book that shows you how to become a better leader! What executives are saying: "Stephen Iacullo has captured the paradox to be able to apply the techniques of an ancient martial art to the every day techniques that an Executive Manager should use to succeed. I believe this is a book that has to be used to develop the future Executives of our time." - Sonia McC

Author: Michael Spence
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: growth, leadership
Number of Pages: 304
Published: 2010-01-05
ISBN-10: 0821381008
ISBN-13: 9780821381007

. Does leadership affect economic growth and development?. Is leadership an exogenous determinant or an endogenous outcome of growth and development processes? Can we differentiate between the two?. Do leaders' decisions and actions vary in importance over various stages in the process, at least in successful cases?. How important is choosing the right economic model?. To what extent does leadership affect the explicit or implicit time horizons of policy choices?. Is leadership an important determinant of inclusiveness in growth?. In what ways do leaders build consensus or institutions to allo
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