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  1. Key texts 5 items
    1. Leadership: theory and practice - Peter Guy Northouse 2018

      Book  Gives alternative theories of leading and case studies to show how these theories might be usefully applied | Earlier editions available

    2. Management Consulting: a Guide for Students - D. Biggs 2010

      Book  Gives advice on consulting skills

    3. Reflective practice: writing and professional development - Gillie Bolton, Russell Delderfield 2018

      Book  Your ‘reflective statement of individual learning’ is where students have in the past lost marks. Reflective writing is not easy. This book gives a guide

    4. Operations management - Nigel Slack, Alistair Brandon-Jones, Robert Johnston 2016 (electronic resource)

      Book  Gives useful problem solving techniques. You may have read already for others parts of your degree | Print edition available | Earlier editions available

    5. Operations management - Nigel Slack, Alistair Brandon-Jones, Robert Johnston 2016

      Book  Gives useful problem solving techniques. You may have read already for others parts of your degree | E-edition available | Earlier editions available

  2. Others you may find useful: 18 items
    1. The Emperor's Handbook - M. Aurelius 2002 (Hardcover)

      Book  Not in stock

    2. Influence: Science and Practice - R.B. Cialdini 2001

      Book 

    3. Effective Change: Twenty ways to make it Happen - A. Leigh, Institute of Personnel Management 1988

      Book 

    4. Competitive Advantage in SMEs: Organising for Innovation and Change - O. Jones, F. Tilley 2003

      Book  Not in stock

    5. Exploring Positive Relationships at Work: Building a Theoretical and Research Foundation - J.E. Dutton, B.R. Ragins 2007

      Book 

    6. The 18 Challenges of Leadership: a Practical, Structured way to Develop your Leadership Talent - T. Waldock, S. Kelly-Rawat 2004 (electronic resource)

      Book  Print book also available, see below

    7. Time to Think: Listening to Ignite the Human Mind - N. Kline 1999

      Book 

    8. Difficult Conversations: how to Discuss what Matters Most - D. Stone, B. Patton, S. Heen 2000

      Book 

    9. Practicing Leadership - A. Shriberg 2005

      Book  Not in stock

    10. A Manager's Guide to Leadership: an Action Learning Approach - M.J. Pedler 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book  Earlier edition available

    11. Management consulting: delivering an effective project - Louise Wickham, Jeremy Wilcock 2012

      Book  Earlier edition available as ebook

    12. Management Consulting: Delivering an Effective Project - P.A. Wickham, L. Wickham 2008 (electronic resource)

      Book  Later Print edition available

  3. Week 1 6 items
    1. Pre reading 6 items
      1. For a business case: 2 items
      2. For writing a winning bid: 2 items
        1. Bids, tenders & proposals: winning business through best practice - Harold Lewis 2015 (electronic resource)

          Book  Earlier edition available

      3. For PID 2 items
  4. Week 2 10 items
    First chapter of most books on leadership, try:
    1. Pre reading 4 items
      1. Leadership - J.M. Burns 2010

        Book  Chapter 1

      2. Outstanding Leadership - M. Harvey 2012

        Book  Chapter 1

      3. Introducing Leadership - D. Pardey 2007 (electronic resource)

        Book  Chapter 1

    2. Best book on leadership theories is: 1 item
      1. Leadership: theory and practice - Peter Guy Northouse 2018

        Book  Earlier editions available

    3. Reading 5 items
      Relevant chapters of:
      1. Leadership - J.M. Burns 2010

        Book 

      2. Outstanding Leadership - M. Harvey 2012

        Book 

      3. Introducing Leadership - D. Pardey 2007 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      4. Leadership: theory and practice - Peter Guy Northouse 2018

        Book  Earlier editions available

  5. Weeks 3-7 5 items
    For every week please read sections of these books in preparation
    1. Pre reading 5 items
      Relevant chapters of:
      1. Leadership - J.M. Burns 2010

        Book 

      2. Outstanding Leadership - M. Harvey 2012

        Book 

      3. Introducing Leadership - D. Pardey 2007 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      4. Leadership: theory and practice - Peter Guy Northouse 2018

        Book  Earlier editions available

  6. Week 7 2 items
    1. Reading 2 items
      1. Leadership: theory and practice - Peter Guy Northouse 2018

        Book 

      2. Leadership: Theory and Practice - P.G. Northouse 2013

        Book  Chapter 7

  7. Week 8 1 item
    1. Pre reading 1 item
  8. Week 9 2 items
    1. Pre reading 2 items
      1. Trust and Power - N. Luhmann 1979

        Book  Not in stock

      2. Trust: Making and Breaking Cooperative Relations - D. Gambetta 1988

        Book  Not in stock

  9. Week 10 2 items
    1. Pre reading 2 items
      1. Exploring strategy - Gerry Johnson, Richard Whittington, Kevan Scholes, Duncan Angwin 2017 (electronic resource)

        Book  Read chapter 7 [Business strategy and models]

      2. Exploring strategy - Gerry Johnson, Richard Whittington, Kevan Scholes, Duncan Angwin 2017

        Book  Read chapter 7 [Business strategy and models]

  10. Week 11 3 items
    1. Pre reading 3 items
      1. Exploring strategy - Gerry Johnson, Richard Whittington, Kevan Scholes, Duncan Angwin 2017 (electronic resource)

        Book  Read chapter 12 [Evaluating strategies] especially performance

      2. Exploring strategy - Gerry Johnson, Richard Whittington, Kevan Scholes, Duncan Angwin 2017

        Book  Read chapter 12 [Evaluating strategies] especially performance

  11. Week 12 4 items
    1. Pre reading 4 items
      1. Business Process Analysis - G. Darnton, M. Darnton 1997

        Book 

      2. Lean Thinking: Banish Waste and Create Wealth in your Corporation - J.P. Womack, D.T. Jones 2003

        Book 

      3. Operations management - Nigel Slack, Alistair Brandon-Jones, Robert Johnston 2016 (electronic resource)

        Book  Print edition available | Earlier editions available

      4. Operations management - Nigel Slack, Alistair Brandon-Jones, Robert Johnston 2016

        Book  E-edition available | Earlier editions available

  12. Week 13 1 item
    1. Pre reading 1 item
      1. Project Management - M.J. Field, L.S. Keller, Open University 1998

        Book 

  13. Week 14 4 items
    1. Pre reading 4 items
      1. Managing Innovation: Integrating Technological, Market and Organizational Change - J. Tidd, J.R. Bessant

        Book  Earlier editions available

      2. Effective Change: Twenty ways to make it Happen - A. Leigh, Institute of Personnel Management 1988

        Book