March 25, 2008
News & Opinion: Finding It
Whatever happened to empowerment in organizations? What happened to taking initiative? Good will? Common sense?
Following are some titles that deal with empowerment. Just a little reminder for those who think that one person can't do anything to change the way another person, or for that matter, a company thinks.
Zapp! The Lightning of Empowerment by William C. Byham
Control Your Destiny or Someone Else Will by Noel M. Tichy and Stratford Sherman
Heroz: Empower Yourself, Your Coworkers, Your Company by William Byham and Jeff Cox
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
The Dream Manager by Matthew Kelly
You're in Charge, Now What? by Catherine Fredman/Thomas J. Neff/James M. Citrin
Getting it Done: How to Lead When You're in Charge by Roger Fisher
Managing Your Boss by John J. Gabarro and John P. Kotter