Leading with dignity how to create a culture that brings out the best in people

This landmark book from an expert in dignity studies explores the essential but underrecognized role of dignity as part of good leadership. Extending the reach of her award-winning book Dignity: Its Essential Role in Resolving Conflict, Donna Hicks now contributes a specific, practical guide to achi...

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Main Author: Hicks, Donna (Conflict management consultant)
Format: Books Print Book
Language: English
Published: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2018.
Table of Contents:
  • Part I. What You Need to Know to Lead with Dignity. How to Honor Dignity
  • How to Avoid Violating Dignity
  • Dignity's Depth and Breadth
  • Leadership and Human Development: What Is the Connection?
  • How to Educate Future Leaders about Dignity
  • Part II. What You Need to Do to Lead with Dignity. Demonstrate and Encourage Lifelong Learning and Development
  • Set the Tone: Make It Safe to Be Vulnerable
  • Cultivate Trust
  • Activate Empathy
  • Head to the Balcony
  • Take Responsibility
  • Part III. Creating a Culture of Dignity
  • Advocate for Dignity
  • Implement a Dignity Education Program for Everyone
  • Assess Dignity Strengths and Weaknesses
  • Address Lingering Wounds to Dignity
  • Resolve Current and Future Conflicts with Dignity
  • The Dignity Pledge
  • Normalize Dignity Learning and Practice
  • Humanity Ascending: The Rewards of Leading with Dignity.