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Managing for Accountability: Preserving the Public Trust in Public and Nonprofit Organizations by  Kevin P Kearns - 1st Edition - 1996 - from Whitneys BookShelf (SKU: 010216)

Managing for Accountability: Preserving the Public Trust in Public and Nonprofit Organizations

Managing for Accountability: Preserving the Public Trust in Public and Nonprofit Organizations by  Kevin P Kearns - 1st Edition - 1996 - from Whitneys BookShelf (SKU: 010216)
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Managing for Accountability: Preserving the Public Trust in Public and Nonprofit Organizations

by Kearns, Kevin P

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ISBN 13
9780787902285
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San Francisco, California, U.S.A.: Jossey-Bass. Hardcover. 0787902284 Stated First Edition, with the full number line. No marks or damage from past owners, Not a former library book, Not a remainder, or book club, not clipped, Hardcover. The high-rish investment of public funds by an Orange County official, the United Way fiasco, and the fraudulent investment scheme of the Foundation for a New Era Philanthropy-these are just a few examples of headline-making scandals involving public and nonprofit organizations. The question is "Who's in charge?" To restore trust, public and nonprofit leaders must act responsibly and make accountability a strategic priority. This book helps identify the strategic issues related to accountability and outlines effective tools and methods for implementing standards of responsibility and accountability. Managing for Accountability shows how to take a proactive approach to accountability and offers a range of practical, proven strategic management approaches, advice on implementing strategic tools, illustrative examples, useful checklists, and diagnostic tools. The author explains how to conduct an accountability audit that focuses on internal strengths and weaknesses, demonstrating how to set in motion targeted systems that will ensure that public and nonprofit organizations meet the expectations of the public. The book cites numerous examples of organizational successes and failures, including a pointed examination of the Orange County bankruptcy scandal an analysis that clearly illustrates the benefits and risks of entrepreneurial public management. In addition, the book discusses ways organizations can foster a culture of accountability using leadership strategies and the proven technique of employee empowerment. All books shipped within 24 hours with U.S. Postal Service Delivery Confirmation, each order is packaged in a new box with bubble wrap, and always your satisfaction is guaranteed. . Fine. 1996. 1st Edition.

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Title
Managing for Accountability: Preserving the Public Trust in Public and Nonprofit Organizations
Author
Kearns, Kevin P
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
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Quantity available
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Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0787902284
ISBN 13
9780787902285
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Place of Publication
San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
Date published
1996
Keywords
NONPROFIT\\\ ORGANIZATIONS\\\,\\\ ORGANIZATIONS\\\/\\\ MANAGEMENT\\\,\\\ PUBLIC\\\ ADMINISTRATION\\\,\\\ INTEREST\\\,\\\ STRATEGIC\\\ PLANNING
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