In late December 1995, I got a call to come in and talk to one of
my bosses at the Eglin Air Force Base. At the time, I was program
manager for the Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) missile. As soon
as I got there, I was informed that I was being switched off JDAM to
run the Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM) program, and I
wasn’t happy about it at all...“I knew that at JASSM, I would have to
start over and would probably have to cope with a more difficult environment.
The original program manager of JASSM... was given two
major mandates. The first was not...
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Can you learn to be a good leader by playing golf? Believe it or
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wrong ways to perform a particular activity that can make the
difference between winning and losing. Leaders and golfers
must have perseverance and patience if they are to achieve
success. Some golfers and managers never learn the importance
of those virtues, however....
After you have mastered the material in this chapter, you will be able to: Understand the full meaning of leadership and see the leadership potential in yourself and others, recognize and facilitate the six fundamental transformations in today’s organizations and leaders, identify the primary reasons for leadership derailment and the new paradigm skills that can help you avoid it,...
This is Volume I of two books on how to master Small- and Medium-Sized Projects - SMPs. These projects seldom receive serious attention in project literature of today. But the popularity of the project approach means that smaller, ‘everyday’ tasks can be performed as projects. The goal and purpose of the smaller projects are often very different from those of the bigger projects and need a different approach. The books systematically review the steps or ‘Stepstones’ any project manager needs to negotiate.
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As already contended in Volume I, most practical books and manuals deal with large, complex projects, which is not unnatural. Using projects to solve problems has never been more popular than it is today. By the end of the last century, 25% of the world’s spending was managed through projects according to some reports, and many projects are clearly very large and very costly. Keeping track of them requires good management and good tools. Project planning and project organization need to be sound, and every step must be controlled down to the last detail.2 If a large project starts going...
This book is Volume I in a series of two books on how to master Small- and Medium-Sized Projects - SMPs.
These projects are those that seldom receive serious attention in the regular project literature of today. For
better or worse, it is the large, costly, complicated projects that are written about, researched and discussed in
An ninh quốc gia trong thời đại mới
Liên Xô trên thế giới là tương đối không thay đổi trên bề mặt chính trị của nó. Hai siêu cường và liên minh của họ vật lộn lợi thế với sự đe dọa của hủy diệt hạt nhân giữ các cuộc thi trong phạm vi giới hạn (mặc dù, như chúng ta sẽ thấy, hầu như không).
Văn hóa công cộng ức chế sự lãnh đạo của Tổng thống
Bảo tồn các lợi ích của Mỹ trong một thế giới thay đổi đáng kể bằng cách giảm bớt sự phụ thuộc của chúng tôi về liên minh đã lỗi thời, và do đó gỡ rối mình từ các liên minh cũng như thúc giục chúng tôi bằng cách Tổng thống đầu tiên của chúng tôi.
Mastering Business Negotiation is a handy resource for any leader or manager who needs practical strategies and ideas when conducting business negotiations. The authors — one a professor of Management and Human Resources at Ohio State University, the other a principal of a firm that specializes in training for leadership, conflict resolution and business strategy — base their conclusions on solid research and their many years of experience in the field.
Bí mật của đề xuất lá chắn tên lửa quốc phòng Mỹ rằng đó là nhằm vào Trung Quốc và Nga, mà nó là một phần của một sự thay đổi lớn trong chính sách tổng thể quốc phòng Mỹ. Reagan đã giới thiệu khái niệm theo cách này.
Mặc dù nó không thiếu tự bảo đảm để thử. Nhưng trong dài hạn, nên Liên minh châu Âu ngày càng trở nên như một nhà nước-quốc gia, xây dựng sự gắn kết và sức mạnh quân sự, sau đó nó cũng có thể cố gắng để ảnh hưởng đến các cấu trúc chính trị toàn cầu.
The Graduate School of Education and Psychology enrolls approximately
1,700 students. With its main headquarters located at the West Los Angeles
Graduate Campus, the Graduate School also offers select programs at graduate
campuses in Malibu, Irvine, Encino, and Westlake Village, as well as online.
The Graduate School of Education and Psychology offers a total of 12 master’s
and doctoral programs in education and psychology, all of which are founded
on the theoretical understanding of service through leadership.
As you consider the part you will play in society and the career you hope
to pursue, weigh carefully your college choice and the investment a university
like Pepperdine is determined to make in you. It is our responsibility to afford
you every opportunity to master the skills of critical thinking and discover
your calling, with access to faculty—distinguished in their disciplines and
professions—in an environment that is equipped for learning; indeed, one that
is enabling, nurturing, and safe.
Welcome to Pepperdine, a distinctively different university.
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Thạc sĩ của lãnh đạo Illusion Mỹ trong thời đại truyền thông
Thế giới đương đại là bị cuốn theo một dòng nhanh chóng của các sự kiện đã gạt nhiều người Mỹ tin rằng tương lai của chúng tôi sẽ được tươi sáng nếu chúng ta giải thoát mình khỏi Iraq và lá chắn mình từ khủng bố.
We should support projects that improve the efficiency and productivity of public media
operations. Initiatives that help stations raise more money, reduce overhead and
operating costs, and attain operating scale will increase the effectiveness, sustainability,
and impact of stations whether funding is reduced or increased.
In this context of uncertainty, the Three Ds are more important than ever: Dialogue is at
the core of station impact.
The holders of the Master’s degree are faced with favourable career and
development opportunities because the programme enables them to assume
challenging roles in project work, specialised fields and management.
Entry level function include leadership positions in quality assurance; heading
the marketing unit of a small organisation; managing product, sales, or market-
ing projects; or assisting executives or association heads.