Leading in a VUCA World

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  • 9 Books | 18h 4m
  • 5 Audiobooks | 47h 41m 21s
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Leading in a world that is volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous not only presents a challenging environment in which leaders must operate to have an impact, but also open the door to a range of new competencies that are required in order to succeed.

COURSES INCLUDED

Leadercamp on-demand: Seizing the Upside of Turbulence
This is a recorded replay of the Leadercamp Seizing the Upside of Turbulence that took place on Tuesday, May 18th at 10 am EDT led by Don Sull, Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management. How do companies not only survive, but thrive in turbulent markets? This session will present key insights based on two decades of research on organizations that have successfully seized opportunities arising out of volatile markets.  The session will address: • The three types of organizational agility—and what’s required for each• How success can erode agility, and how to avoid that insidious dynamic• Practical tools to increase agility in your organization
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BOOKS INCLUDED

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Untapped Agility: Seven Leadership Moves to Take Your Transformation to the Next Level
No, your transformation is not a failure. It turns out the buy-in, the talent, the alignment, and the growth you need to break through are already in front of you; it's all simply hidden under the surface—undiscovered, unutilized, and untapped.
Book Duration 2h 50m Book Authors By Jesse Fewell

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The Agility Shift: Creating AGILE and Effective Leaders, Teams, and Organizations
Providing specific, actionable strategies and tactics for leaders at all levels of the organization, this book shows business leaders exactly how to make the radical mindset and strategy shift necessary to create an agile, entrepreneurial organization that can innovate and thrive in complex, ever-changing contexts.
Book Duration 3h 9m Book Authors By Pamela Meyer

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Strategic Risk Management: New Tools for Competitive Advantage in an Uncertain Age
Presenting a new approach to risk management, this book enables executives to think systematically and strategically about future risks and deal proactively with threats to their competitive advantages in an ever more volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous world.
Book Duration 4h 36m Book Authors By Emanuel V. Lauria, John Bugalla, Kristina Narvaez, Paul C. Godfrey

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Strategic Decision Making: A Discovery-Led Approach to Critical Choices in Turbulent Times
In Strategic Decision Making, authors Simon Haslam and Ben Shenoy discuss how greater flexibility and a scientific, discovery-based approach to making decisions can allow companies to thrive. In this Summary, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretations of its content.
Book Duration 12m Book Authors By Ben Shenoy, Simon Haslam

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Power Your Tribe: Create Resilient Teams in Turbulent Times
Filled with case studies and all-too-familiar examples, this groundbreaking book will enable you to release resistance to change, build more emotionally agile teams, and mobilize the entire organization quickly and efficiently toward a clear and common goal.
Book Duration 3h 43m Book Authors By Christine Comaford

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Leadership: In Turbulent Times
Doris Kearns Goodwin provides a comprehensive look at how true leaders are able to rise above themselves and lead even in times of utmost crises. In this Review, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Book Duration 8m Book Authors By Doris Kearns Goodwin

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Innovation and Agility in the Digital Age: Africa, the World's Laboratories of Tomorrow
The African innovations that have emerged over the past ten years are directly linked to a managerial model that perfectly meets the demands of the digital era. These innovations are discussed and analyzed in this book.
Book Duration 3h 10m Book Authors By Soufyane Frimousse

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Great By Choice: Uncertainty, Chaos, and Luck--Why Some Thrive Despite Them All
Great by Choice provides an in-depth look at what successful companies do differently in order to keep on winning, even in extreme conditions. In this Review, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Book Duration 5m Book Authors By Jim Collins, Morten T. Hansen

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Accelerating Performance: How Organizations Can Mobilize, Execute, and Transform with Agility
In their book Accelerating Performance, authors Price and Toye discuss how companies can capitalize on the opportunities offered by an ever-changing global economy. In this Summary, we discuss the salient points of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Book Duration 11m Book Authors By Colin Price, Sharon Toye
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AUDIOBOOKS INCLUDED

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Think Simple: How Smart Leaders Defeat Complexity
In Think Simple, author Ken Segall explains the concept and benefits of a simplicity-based mindset. In this Review, we discuss the salient concepts of the book based on our interpretation of its contents.
Audiobook Duration 20m 6s Audiobook Authors By Ken Segall

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See Sooner, Act Faster: How Vigilant Leaders Thrive in an Era of Digital Turbulence
This audio edition offers tools for thriving when digital advances intensify turbulence. When turbulence is the new normal, an organization's survival depends on vigilant leadership.
Audiobook Duration 5h 15m 10s Audiobook Authors By George S. Day, Paul J. H. Schoemaker

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Radical Uncertainty: Decision-Making Beyond the Numbers
This audio edition changes the way we should think about decision-making.
Audiobook Duration 15h 50m 5s Audiobook Authors By John Kay, Mervyn King

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Leadership Results: How to Create Adaptive Leaders and High-Performing Organisations for an Uncertain World
This audio edition provides a practical way forward through this global quagmire, with a clear, actionable model for leadership that works.
Audiobook Duration 11h 48m 50s Audiobook Authors By Sebastian Salicru

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Enterprise Agility: Being Agile in a Changing World
This audio edition is a tool for anyone with the motivation to influence outcomes in an enterprise, who aspires to improve Agility.
Audiobook Duration 14h 27m 10s Audiobook Authors By Sunil Mundra
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