Book Leaders make the future : ten new leadership skills for an uncertain world / Bob Johansen ; foreword by John R. Ryan.
Associated Name: Ryan, John R.
Publication year: c2012.
Call Number HD57.7 .J635 2012
Media class: Book
Edition: 2nd ed., rev. and expanded
Publisher: San Francisco : Berrett-Koehler Publishers
ISBN: 9781609944872 1609944879
Extent: xxii, 245 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
We are in a time of disruptive leadership change. In a VUCA world -- one characterized by volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity -- traditional leadership skills won't be enough, noted futurist Bob Johansen argues. Drawing on the latest ten-year forecast from the Institute for the Future -- the only futures think tank ever to outlive its forecasts -- this powerful book explores the external forces that are shaking the foundations of leadership and unveils ten critical new skills that will be required in the future, skills that you can learn.
Introduction : listening for the future -- Maker instinct -- Clarity -- Dilemma flipping -- Immersive learning ability -- Bio-empathy -- Constructive depolarizing -- Quiet transparency -- Rapid prototyping -- Smart-mob organizing -- Commons creating -- Future immersion for leadership development -- Learning the ten future leadership skills yourself.