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Author Cloninger, Kathy.

Title Tough cookies : leadership lessons from 100 years of the Girl Scouts / Kathy Cloninger.

Imprint Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2011.


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Description 1 online resource (ix, 181 pages) : illustrations
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Summary "Full of inspired wisdom, Tough Cookies describes the Girl Scouts' transformative journey to become and integrated, unified movement for girls. Learn how this massive non-profit addressed its most pressing challenges, including how to rebrand itself not just as a gaggle of cute girls selling cookies and camping, but as the most important organization for girl culture; create the world's best personal leadership development model for girls; provide efficient and effective governance to deliver scouting to girls; make it easier for volunteers to lead troops; attract donors; remain democratic and mission-focused throughout the merger process. ... Discover how lessons from Girl Scouts of the USA can help your organization achieve such lasting success"--Jacket.
Contents Leadership out of balance -- How I got here -- Talk less, listen more -- A logical conclusion -- Facing the brutal truths -- Trust me, this is going to work -- What to keep, and what to let go -- Oh, yeah? Prove it!
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Girl Scouts of the United States of America -- Administration.
Girl Scouts of the United States of America -- History.
Girl Scouts of the United States of America. (OCoLC)fst00538094
Nonprofit organizations -- Management.
Management. (OCoLC)fst01007141
Nonprofit organizations -- Management. (OCoLC)fst01038913
Genre/Form Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: Cloninger, Kathy. Tough cookies. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2011 1118000048 (OCoLC)751747382
ISBN 9781118129623 (electronic bk.)
1118129628 (electronic bk.)
9781118129630 (electronic bk.)
1118129636 (electronic bk.)
9781118129647 (electronic bk.)
1118129644 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000053278867
CHNEW 000603734
DEBSZ 396996078

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