by CIO Staff

Management Style Guides

Jun 01, 20012 mins

Paul Hersey

Situational Leader: The Other 59 Minutes?

Warner Books, 1985 (Out of Print)

A brief and succinct guide on how to effectively use resources under the Situational Leader model.

R. Blake and J. Mouton

Managerial Grid III

Gulf Publishing, 1984 (Out of Print)

This book uses a matrix to assess effectiveness with task and people.

Robert Rohm and Stewart Cross

Sponsor With Style

JayMar Services, 1999

Roger W. Birkman

True Colors: Get to Know Yourself and Others Better With The Highly Acclaimed Birkman Method

Thomas Nelson (Out of Print)

An assessment methodology.

Marcus Buckingham and Donald O. Clifton

Now Discover Your StrengthsFree Press, 2001

This book includes a Web-based interactive component to complete a questionnaire and discover you own innate abilities.

Dawna Markova

The Open Mind: Exploring the 6 Patterns of Natural Intelligence

Conari Press, 1996

Markova is the author of many deeply interesting books.

Kenneth H. Blanchard and Spencer Johnson

The One Minute Manager

Berkley Pub Group, 1993

Patricia Zigarmi, Drea Zigarmi and Kenneth H. Blanchard

Leadership and the One Minute Manager: Increasing Effectiveness Through Situational Leadership

William Morrow & Co., 1985

Stephen R. Covey

Principle Centered Leadership

www.covey.comFireside, 1992

Abraham Maslow, et al.

Maslow on Management

John Wiley & Sons, 1998

Known for the “Hierarchy of Needs.”

Daniel Goleman

Emotional Intelligence

Bantam Books, 1997

Daniel Goleman

Working with Emotional Intelligence

Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub., 2000

Peter Koestenbaum

Leadership: The Inner Side of Greatness

Josey-Bass Publishers, 1991

Erudite and philosophical, giving deep insights.