Leadership matters : leading museums in an age of discord / Anne W. Ackerson & Joan H. Baldwin.

Author
Ackerson, Anne W. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
Second edition.
Published/​Created
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, [2019]
Description
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Series
American Association for State and Local History book series [More in this series]
Summary note
Today's successful museum leaders bring myriad skills to the table, creating a style that works both personally and professionally. This snapshot of museum leadership focuses on history and cultural heritage organizations to help readers understand the power of individual leadership and its relationship to organizational strength.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Source of description
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 17, 2019).
Contents
  • Intro; Contents; Acknowledgments; Foreword; Introduction; 1. Ten Simple Myths (and Why You Shouldn't Believe Them); 2. What Brings Us Here?; 3. Leadership Training and Development Today; 4. Intentional Leadership: Four Fundamentals for the Twenty-First Century; 5. The Self-Aware Leader; 6. The Authentic Leader; 7. The Courageous Leader; 8. The Visionary Leader; 9. How Do We Know What We Know?; 10. Ten Simple Truths; 11. Turn, Turn, Turn: The Changing Nature of Leadership-Advice for Aspiring Leaders
  • 12. This One's for You: (More than) a Few Words of Advice about Leadership for Boards of Trustees13. There Be Dragons Here; 14. Their Voices Must Save Us; 15. The Leadership Agenda for History and Cultural Heritage Museums; Notes; Bibliography; Index; About the Authors
ISBN
  • 9781538118337 ((electronic book))
  • 1538118335 ((electronic book))
OCLC
1113887584
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