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This list relates to the year 2019/2020 which does not start until 01/09/2019
  1. The module draws from a new and exciting paradigm for managerial practice called Positive Organizational Scholarship. The core premise of this paradigm is that management and leadership excellence is fundamentally tied to creating/enabling organizational contexts that build human strengths and unlock the positive and generative dynamics of vibrant human communities.

  2. Required Reading 2 items
    1. Self-making studio: an inspirational doodle kit for self-discovery and employability - Fahri Karakas 2019

      Book Recommended for Student Purchase This book is created to help you exercise employability, creativity, and self-awareness skills for your career. It includes reflective, visual, creative exercises designed to help you explore your strengths and prepare yourself for the job market.

    2. Developing management skills - David A. Whetten, Kim S. Cameron 2016

      Book Core Reading

  3. Recommended Further Reading 24 items
    1. Training in interpersonal skills: TIPS for managing people at work - Stephen P. Robbins, Phillip L. Hunsaker 2014

      Book Further Reading

    2. Interpersonal skills in organizations - Suzanne C. De Janasz, Karen O. Dowd, Beth Z. Schneider 2012

      Book Further Reading

    3. Strengths finder 2.0 - Tom Rath c2007

      Book Further Reading

    4. What color is your parachute?: a practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers - Richard Nelson Bolles 2014

      Book Further Reading

    5. Give and take: a revolutionary approach to success - Adam M. Grant 2014

      Book Further Reading

    6. The element: how finding your passion changes everything - Ken Robinson, Lou Aronica 2010

      Book Further Reading

    7. Drive: the surprising truth about what motivates us - Daniel H. Pink 2011

      Book Further Reading

    8. Exploiting chaos: 150 ways to spark innovation during times of change - Jeremy Gutsche c2009

      Book Further Reading

    9. The art of possibility - Rosamund Stone Zander, Benjamin Zander 2002

      Book Further Reading

    10. Primal leadership: realizing the power of emotional intelligence - Daniel Goleman, Richard E. Boyatzis, Annie McKee 2002

      Book Further Reading

    11. Leading high impact teams: the coach approach to peak performance - Cynder Niemela, Rachael Lewis 2001

      Book Further Reading

    12. Purple cow: transform your business by being remarkable - Seth Godin 2005

      Book Further Reading

    13. A whole new mind: why right-brainers will rule the future - Daniel H. Pink 2008

      Book Further Reading

    14. Outliers: the story of success - Malcolm Gladwell 2009

      Book Further Reading

    15. Blue Ocean Strategy - Andreas Mebert, Stephanie Lowe 2017 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Reading

    16. Wikinomics: how mass collaboration changes everything - Don Tapscott, Anthony D. Williams 2008

      Book Further Reading

    17. Appreciative inquiry: a positive revolution in change - David L. Cooperrider, Diana Kaplin Whitney c2005

      Book Further Reading

    18. Innovation and entrepreneurship: practice and principles - Peter F. Drucker 2015 (electronic resource)

      Book Further Reading

  4. Other Study Materials 7 items
    1. Recommended Journals 1 item
      1. ·    Harvard Business Review

        ·    Sloan Management Review

        ·    Organizational Dynamics

        ·    Academy of Management Perspectives

        ·    Leadership Quarterly

        ·    Journal of Management Inquiry

    2. Professional Journal of Newsprint 1 item
      1. ·    Business Week

        ·    The Economist

        ·    Fast Company

        ·    Financial Times

    3. Recommended Websites 5 items