ADDITIONAL LEADERSHIP RESOURCES

Click Here to return to the Bob Bostrom Home Page

 

REFERENCES DIRECTLY RELATED TO TRAINING

 

1.   Bostrom, Robert P. and Vikki Clawson, "How People Think: Human Information Processing". Article that outlines model of how people think: framing, emotions and perceptural positions. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OR VIEW PAPER

 

2.   Bostrom, Robert P. and Vikki Clawson, "Power of Leadership Perspectives". Article on Perceptual Positions. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OR VIEW PAPER

 

3.   Bostrom, Robert P. and Vikki Clawson, “The Guiding Beliefs and Assumptions of Effective Facilitation”.  Article on beliefs as they relate to facilitative leadership. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OR VIEW PAPER

 

4.   On Being Wrong-TED Talk Kathryn Schultz. A video that focuses on beliefs and frames.  CLICK HERE

 

5.   “Clarity of the Message: The Effective Use of Vague and Precise Language” (Carol Ogdin with B&A adaptations).  Article on vague and precise language.  CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OR VIEW PAPER

 

6.   “Solitude and Leadership  (General William Deresiewicz).  Article on presence. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OR VIEW PAPER

 

7.      “What Makes a Leader” (Daniel Goleman).  Article on Emotional Intelligence. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OR VIEW PAPER

 

8.   Bostrom, Robert P. and Vikki Clawson, "Outcome-Directed Thinking: Questions That Turn things Around,” Bostrom and Associates, 2003.  If you want to know more details on outcome-directed thinking, read this paper.  It is everything you wanted to know about Outcome-directed thinking.  CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OR VIEW PAPER

 

9.   Bostrom, Robert P., "Outcome- Directed Thinking Makes A Difference at USAA” Bostrom and Associates, 1999. Discusses applications of outcome-directed thinking at USAA. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OR VIEW PAPER

 

10.    Bostrom, Robert P., "Using Outcome-Directed Thinking to Achieve Effective and Efficient Meetings"
  Bostrom and Associates, 2003. Discusses applications of outcome-directed thinking to meetings. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD OR VIEW PAPER

 

11.    Want another copy of outcome worksheets, CLICK HERE (need PowerPoint)

 

 

INDIVIDUAL PURPOSE EXERCISE

 

ADDITIONAL ARTICLES

 

·       “Social Intelligence” by Goleman. More on emotional intelligence, mirror neurons, etc.  CLICK HERE

·       Webber, Alan “Learning for a Change: An interview with Peter Senge,” (Also see Peter Senge’s latest book, Dance of Change, for more information on book CLICK HERE)

·       “Overview of Theory U”. A new Theory of leadership that we covered briefly in class. CLICK HERE

 

WEB SITES

BOOKS (Click on book title to get more information on the book)