The Self-Made Program Leader

Book description

Almost all leadership books assume that the leader has authority over their team members. The challenge of project management in a matrix-structured environment is that this is not always the case. A whole new plan of attack has to be executed for the project manager to deliver in an organization where they do not have formal authority. This book t

Table of contents

  1. Front Cover (1/2)
  2. Front Cover (2/2)
  3. Contents
  4. Preface
  5. Acknowledgments
  6. Author
  7. Introduction (1/2)
  8. Introduction (2/2)
  9. Chapter 1: What Got You Here Will Not Work Now (1/2)
  10. Chapter 1: What Got You Here Will Not Work Now (2/2)
  11. Chapter 2: Preparing for Your Leadership Role (1/4)
  12. Chapter 2: Preparing for Your Leadership Role (2/4)
  13. Chapter 2: Preparing for Your Leadership Role (3/4)
  14. Chapter 2: Preparing for Your Leadership Role (4/4)
  15. Chapter 3: Understanding Your Organizational Structure (1/6)
  16. Chapter 3: Understanding Your Organizational Structure (2/6)
  17. Chapter 3: Understanding Your Organizational Structure (3/6)
  18. Chapter 3: Understanding Your Organizational Structure (4/6)
  19. Chapter 3: Understanding Your Organizational Structure (5/6)
  20. Chapter 3: Understanding Your Organizational Structure (6/6)
  21. Chapter 4: Gaining Influence through Volunteering (1/3)
  22. Chapter 4: Gaining Influence through Volunteering (2/3)
  23. Chapter 4: Gaining Influence through Volunteering (3/3)
  24. Chapter 5: Building Your Coalition (1/4)
  25. Chapter 5: Building Your Coalition (2/4)
  26. Chapter 5: Building Your Coalition (3/4)
  27. Chapter 5: Building Your Coalition (4/4)
  28. Chapter 6: Gaining Influence (1/6)
  29. Chapter 6: Gaining Influence (2/6)
  30. Chapter 6: Gaining Influence (3/6)
  31. Chapter 6: Gaining Influence (4/6)
  32. Chapter 6: Gaining Influence (5/6)
  33. Chapter 6: Gaining Influence (6/6)
  34. Chapter 7: Leadership Perceptions for Those without Authority (1/2)
  35. Chapter 7: Leadership Perceptions for Those without Authority (2/2)
  36. Chapter 8: Conclusion (1/3)
  37. Chapter 8: Conclusion (2/3)
  38. Chapter 8: Conclusion (3/3)
  39. Appendix (1/3)
  40. Appendix (2/3)
  41. Appendix (3/3)
  42. References
  43. Back Cover

Product information

  • Title: The Self-Made Program Leader
  • Author(s): Steve Tkalcevich
  • Release date: August 2015
  • Publisher(s): Auerbach Publications
  • ISBN: 9781482233148