Barry Oshry In The Middle

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In The Middle

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An updated edition of Oshry's pioneering work on Middles. Oshry illuminates life in "middle" positions in organizations -- positions in which supervisors, middle managers, coaches, deans, department heads and others must function between the often conflicting perspectives and demands of those above and below them. IN THE MIDDLE clarifies the stresses of middle positions, the disempowering pitfalls to be avoided, the strategies for empowerment, and the unique contributions empowered middles can make to the organization.

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Barry Oshry is a pioneer in systems thinking. His has been a life-long inquiry into the nature of organizations, going back to his early teaching days at Boston University, continuing with a long and productive association with NTL Institute, and since 1975 with his research and education activities at Power & Systems. Barry Oshry is the developer of The Power & Leadership Conference, The Organization Workshop, and Creating Community In The Face of Difference. He is also the author of SEEING SYSTEMS: UNLOCKING THE MYSTERIES OF ORGANIZATION LIFE (Berrett-Koehler).

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"Oshry's writing are invaluable...A compelling synthesis of the sophisticated concepts underlying his pathbreaking workshops. The writing style is accessible and engaging.W.A. KahnFaculty, Boston Univ School of Management"Oshry consistently offers deep and practical ideas that go straight to the heart of empowerment."R. Rehm. Consultant"Office politics, career impasses, and project dynamics are much more easily understood when you've worked with the Oshry framework."K. FarquharFaculty, American Univ School of Public Admin --Publisher Comments

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