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MMBA 6661 Advanced Leadership: Welcome & Course Readings

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Please find your required library readings below. If you have problems with the links below, please contact the Library. If you have APA questions about these materials, please contact the Writing Center.

MMBA 6661 Required Course Readings


The links are for required readings found in the Walden databases ONLY. For all other readings, see your course resources.

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Bartlett, C. A., & Ghoshal, S. (2002). Building competitive advantage through people. MIT Sloan Management Review, 43(2), 34–41

Bass, B. M., & Steidlmeier, P. (1999). Ethics, character, and authentic transformational leadership behavior. Leadership Quarterly, 10(2), 181

Beer, M., & Nohria, N. (2000, May/June). Cracking the code of change. Harvard Business Review, 78(3), 133–141.

Deutschman, A. (2005, May). Making change. Fast Company, (94), 52–62.

Earley, P. C., & Mosakowski, E. (2004, October). Cultural intelligence. Harvard Business Review, 82(10), 139–146

Fischer, B., & Boynton, A, (2005, July/August). Virtuoso teams. Harvard Business Review, 83(7/8), 116–123.

Leading by feel [Special section]. (2004, January). Harvard Business Review, 82(1), 27–37.

Munck, B. (2001, November). Changing a culture of face time. Harvard Business Review, 79(10), 125–131.

Offermann, L. R. (2004, January). When followers become toxic. Harvard Business Review, 82(1), 54–60.

Post, J. E., Preston, L. E., & Sachs, S. (2002). Managing the extended enterprise: The new stakeholder view. California Management Review, 45(1), 6–28.

Pearce, C. L. (2004). The future of leadership: Combining vertical and shared leadership to transform knowledge work. Academy of Management Executive, 18(1), 47–57.

Piturro, M. (2000, February). The transformation officer. Management Review, 89(2), 21–25.

Raghavan, A., Kranhold, K., & Barrionuevo, A. (2002, August 26). Full speed ahead: How Enron bosses created a culture of pushing limits. The Wall Street Journal, A1.

Rooke, D., & Torbert, W. R. (2005, April). 7 transformations of leadership. Harvard Business Review, 83(4), 67–76.

Schein, E. H. (1990). Organizational culture. American Psychologist, 45(2), 109–119.

Seibert, S. E., Silver, S. R., & Randolph, W. A. (2004). Taking empowerment to the next level: A multiple-level model of empowerment, performance, and satisfaction. Academy of Management Journal, 47(3), 332–349.

Townsend, A. M., DeMarie, S. M., & Hendrickson, A. R. (1998). Virtual teams: Technology and the workplace of the future. Academy of Management Executive, 12(3), 17–29.

Van der Does, L., & Caldeira, S. J. (2006, March 27). Effective leaders champion communication skills. Nation's Restaurant News, 40(13), 20–28. 

Other Readings

Optional or supplemental readings may or may not be available in the library. Find further information about optional readings here.

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