"Good is the enemy of Great!" ~ Jim Collins

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My all time favorite book!  This is another must read if you are interested in an effective early childhood organization.   Just focusing on high-quality classrooms and teacher practices can leave you with a lot of soft issues that affect your organization’s success .  These issues include turnover, gossip, missing industry changes, and customer engagement.  How […]

Theory U

A Book to Start Seeing Solutions in a New Way ~ Theory U (San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publisher, Inc, 2009)

“Leading from the future as it Emerges” is the tagline for this book.  I can not think of a better way to address the way an organizational leader must frame their issues with running an ECE org.   So often we do not have the answers and must just, “let go” and see what comes.   This is a deep read and if it scares you that is ok.  Remember, your readiness is something your gut will alert you on.  This book’s time will come; however, if this topic interests you may start by reading Presence by the same author and some friends.  It is shorter and much more reader friendly.

 

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“Good is the enemy of Great!” ~ Jim Collins (HarperBusiness, 2001)

My all time favorite book!  This is another must read if you are interested in an effective early childhood organization.   Click here to check out my series of blog posts on this life-changing book on developing your organization.

Introduction post on Good to Great by Jim Collins

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