Content Rush Hour Leaderhip

Preface 6

1 Rush Hour Leadership: changing your driving style 11
How do you deal with a world that has changed significantly and in which organizations are fiercely influenced by their surroundings?
► The outside world directs 14
► Three generations of leadership 15
► Changing your driving style 19

2 Planning the journey: determining your direction and route 23
How can you focus your strategic ambitions and discover what you need to achieve them?
► What’s your ambition ? 24
► Dynamics of organizational development 26
► Growing and shrinking 28

3 Shifting gears: grasping your own style 33
How can you gain insight into your own perception, and its strengths and limitations in today’s turbulent times?
► Your own perception 34
► Matching and mismatching 36
► Adaptive leadership 38

4 Teamwork: stronger together 43
How can you broaden your field of vision, gain multiple perspectives, and achieve a combination of knowledge and qualities that work together effectively?
► The leading coalition 44
► Diversity and unity 46
► Balance: connecting contradictions 50

5 Getting started 55
Tips and ideas to apply in the field 58
► Rush Hour Management: changing your driving style 58
► Planning the journey: determining your direction and route 61
► Shifting gears: grasping your own style 65
► Teamwork: stronger together 68
About the author 75
References 76
www.rushhourleadership.com 77
Recommended reading 78