Resources for Cross Functional Teams

Books from the ALA Collection

Adaptability: Responding Effectively to Change by Allan Calacaro and Joan Gurvis (2006). Available as eBook.

The Challenge of Library Management: Leading with Emotional Engagement by Woyma VanDuinkerken and Pixey Anne Mosely (2011). Available as eBook. 

Change without Pain: How Managers can Overcome Initiative Overload, Organizational Chaos and Employee Burnout by Eric Abrahamson (2004). Only Available as Print Copy, Call Number, HD 58.8.A265 2004.

Communicating Your Vision by Talula Cartwright and David Bryan Baldwin (2006). Availabe as eBook. 

Crash Course in Strategic Planning by Stephen A Matthews and Kimberly D Matthews (2013). Only Available as Physical Copy, Call Number Z678.M385 2013. 

Democratizing Innovation by Eric von Hippel (2005). Only Available as eBook. 

Executing your Strategy: How to Break it Down and get it Done by Mark Morgan, Raymond E Leavitt and William A Malek (2007). Only Available as Physical Copy, Call Number, HD 30.28.M6473 2007. 

The Global Brain: Your Roadmap for Innovating Faster and Smarter in a Networked World by Satish Nambisan and Mohanbir S. Sawhney (2008). Only Available as Physical Copy, Call Number, HD45.N29 2008. 

How to Launch a Team: Start Right for Success by Kim Kanaga and Sonya Prestridge (2002). Available as eBook. 

Human Resources Transformation: Demonstrating Strategic Leadership in the Face of Future Trends by William J Rothwell, Robert K Prescott and Maria W Taylor (2008). Only Available as Physical Copy, Call Number, HF5549. R6358 2008. 

Implementing for Results: Your Strategic Plan in Action by Sandra S. Nelson (2009). Available as both eBook and Physical Copy, Call Number Z678.N447 2009. 

The Jossey-Bass Handbook of Nonprofit Leadership and Management by David O. Renz and Robert D Herman (2010). Only Available as Physical Copy, Call Number HD62.J67 2010. 

Libraries, Leadership and Scholarly Communication by Rick Anderson (2016). Available as eBook. 

Library Management Tips that Work by Carol Smallwood (2011). Available as both eBook and Physical Copy, Call Number Z678.L4858 2011. 

The Manual of Strategic Planning For Cultural Organizations: A Guide for Museums, Preforming Arts, Science Centers, Public Gardens, Heritage Sites, Libraries, Archives and Zoos by Gail Dexter Lord and Kate Markert (2017). Only Available as Physical Copy, Call Number AMA121.L67 2017. 

Measuring and Improving Social Impacts: A Guide for Nonprofits, Companies and Impact Investors by Marc J Epstein and Kristi Yuthas (2014). Only Available as Physical Copy, Call Number HG 41515.13.E67 2017. 

The Practice of Adaptive Leadership: Tools and Tactics for Changing Your Organization and the World by Ronald A Heifetz, Alexander Grashow and Martin Linsky (2009). Only Available as Physical Copy, Call Number HD57.7.H3995 2009. 

Recognizing Public Value by Mark H Moore (2013). Only Available as Physical Copy, Call Number JF1525.E8 M68 2013. 

Reframing Organizations: Artistry, Choice and Leadership by Lee G Bolman and Terrence E Deal (2008). Only Available as Physical Copy, Call Number HD 31.B6135 2008.

Return on Impact: Leadership Strategies for the Age of Connected Relationships by David Nour (2012). Available as eBook.

The Science of Managing our Digital Stuff by Ofer Bergman and Steve Whittaker (2016). Available only as Physical Copy, Call Number HD 30.2.B4647 2016. 

Shaping the Future: Advancing the Understanding of Leadership by Peter Hernon (2010). Only Available as Physical Copy, Z768.S495 2010. 

The Social Profit Handbook: The Essential Guide to Setting Goals, Assessing Outcomes and Achieving Success for Mission-Driven Organizations by David Grant (2015). Only Available as Physical Copy, Call Number HD 62.6.G717 2015. 

Small Business and the Public Libraries: Strategies for a Successful Partnership by Luise Weiss, Sophia Serlis-McPhillis and Elizabeth Malfi (2011). Available as eBook. 

Staff Development: A Practical Guide by Andrea Stewart et al (2013). Available as eBook. 

Strategic Innovation: Embedding Innovation as a Core Competency in your Organization by Nancy Tennant Snyder and Deborah L Duarte (2003). Only Available as a Physical Copy, Call Number HD45. S59 2003.

The Strategic Management of Technology: A Guide for Library and Information Services by David Baker (2004). Only Available as Physical Copy Z678.9.B35 2004.

Strategic Planning for Results by Sandra S Nelson (2008). Available as eBook. 

Technology for Results: Developing Service-Based Plans by Diane Mayo (2005). Available as eBook. 

Workplace Learning and Leadership: A Handbook for Library and Nonprofit Trainers by Lori Reed and Paul Signorelli (2011). Available as eBook. 

Articles from ALA Library Collection - All Available Digitally

Building the Co-Creative Enterprise by Venkat Ramaswany and Francis Gouillart in Harvard Business Review Vol 80 no 10 (2010). 

Evaluating a Socially Responsible Employment Program: Beneficiary Impacts and Stockholder Perceptions by Matthew Walker, Stephen Hills and Bob Heere in the Journal of Business Ethics v123 no 1 (2017). 

Situating 'Giving Voice to Values': A Methodical Evaluation of a New Approach to Business Ethics by Mark G Edwards and Nin Kirkham in Journal of Business Ethics v121 no 3 (2014). 

Sustainable Leadership by Kriistina Makipere and George Yip in Business Strategy Review Vol 19 no 1 (2008).

Team Conflict Management and Team Effectiveness: The Effects of Task Interdependence and Team Identification by Anit Somech, Helena Syna Desivilya, and Helena Lidogoster in Journal of Organizational Behavior v 30 no 3 (2009). 

Examining Project Commitment in Cross-Functional Teams: Antecedents and Relationship with Team Performance by Kyle Ehrhardt et al. in Journal of Business and Psychology v29 n 3 (2014). 

The Riddle of Heterarchy: Power Transitions in Cross-Functional Teams by Federico Aime et al. in The Academy of Management Journal vol 57 n 2 (2014). 

Cooperating without Co-laboring: How Formal Organizational Power Moderates Cross-functional Interaction in Project Teams by Trevor Young-Hyman in Administrative Science Quarterly Vol 62 no 1 (2017). 

Transcending Knowledge Differences in Cross-Functional Teams by Ann Majchrzak, Phillip H B More and Samer Faraj in Organization Science vol 23 n 4 (2012). 

Expert Evaluation of Diagnostic Instrument for Personal and Organizational Value Congruence by Jolita Vveinhardt and Evelina Gulbovaite in Journal of Business Ethics vol 136 no 3 (2016). 

Wording and Saliency Matter: The Impact of Incentive System and Organizational Value Statement on Employees' Performance by Kazeem O Akinyele, Vicky Arnold and Steve G Sutton in Behavioral Research in Accounting vol 32 n 1 (2020). 

A New Positioning Framework for Organizational Value: Juxtaposing Organizational Value Positions with Customer Centricity by Neil Richardson and Michael Cassop Thompson in Strategic Change vol 28 no 2 (2019). 

Is there a Nonprofit Advantage?: Examining the Impact of Institutional Context on Individual - Organizational Value Congruence by Shuyang Peng, Sheela Pandey and Sanjay K Pandey in Public Administration Review vol 75 no 4 (2015). 

Articles from Paid Subscriptions Journals

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Harvard Business Review

Webinar: A New Leadership Model for the Future of Business and Work by Hubert Joly. June 14, 2021. 

Keeping a Diverse Team United in Polarized Times by Richard Farnell et al. September 14 2021. 

The Secret Behind Successful Corporate Transformations by Paul A Argenti et al . September 14, 2021. 

6 Principles to Build your Company's Strategic Agility by Michael Wade, Amit Joshi and Elizabeth A Teraciino. September 2, 2021. 

The 30 Elements of Consumer Value: A Hierarchy by Eric Almquist, John Senior and Nicholas Bloch.

Stanford Social Innovation Review 

Equitable Big Bets for Marginalized Communities by David Bley and Vu Le. Spring 2019. 

How Leaders can Strengthen their Organizational Culture by Alexa Cortes Culwell. July 13, 2018. 

Preventing System 'Snap Back' by John Kania. June 15, 2021. 

The Time is Right for Organizational Learning by Amanda Stewart, Marlene Walk and Kerry Kuenzi. September 15, 2021. 

Membership Programs for Nonprofits by Fabian Farkas, Shikha Jain and Ruben de Lange. October 28, 2020. 

Four Mindsets that Accelerate Nonprofit Growth by Matthew Forti. March 12, 2020. 

International Lessons on Building Resilient, Cross-Sector Partnerships by Conor Seyle and Maureen Connolly. December 7, 2020. 

Five Practices for Developing and Staying Accountable to Racial Equity Goals by Robert K Ross and Amy Chung. March 11, 2019. 

Replacing Smart Talk with Smart Action by Jon Huggett and Dan Berelowitz. March 26, 2020. 

Open Social Innovation by Johanna Mair and Thomas Gegenhuber. Fall 2021. 

American Libraries Magazine

Tying up the Lion: Advancing Collaboration with Key Organizations by Jim Neal. January 2, 2018. 

Value and Impact: Making Progress Towards Strengthening the Future of ALA, Libraries by Jim Neal. June 1, 2018. 

We Can, But Should We?: When Trends Challenge our Professional Values by Meredith Farakas. March 1, 2018. 

Businesslike Management by Karen Muller. May 20, 2014. 

Nurturing Innovation: Tips for Managers and Administrators. September 17, 2020. 

Challenge, Change, Opportunity: Working Together to Move ALA, Libraries Towards Shared Goals by Mary Ghikas. November 1, 2018. 

Embracing Change for Continuous Improvement. January 13, 2010. 

Game Changers for Libraries: Day one of the 2018 OCLC Americas Regional Council Conference by Sanhitha SinhaRoy. October 26, 2018. 


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