Leadership Publications

Peregrine Leadership Institute and Peregrine Academic Service focus on developing values-based leaders and improving the quality of higher education throughout the world. The following publications were written by leaders for leaders and are posted so that you too can make a leadership difference in your organization. 


Hiring: A Practical Guide for Selecting the RIGHT People
The hiring you do today will determine the kind of culture, service standards, and reputation you have tomorrow. It will determine your future success, and that of your customers and business partners. In Hiring, we take you through the needed steps to identify, recruit, and select the RIGHT people for your organization. This book is available on Amazon.
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Leadership Foundations: A Conversation Regarding the Character, Skills, and Actions for Leaders
Written by leaders for leaders, Leadership Foundations is an extensive dialogue on leadership designed to promote values-based leaders at all organizational levels, from first-line supervisor through senior executive. As the name implies, the book establishes the foundation for successful leadership, people who know their skills, exemplify their values, and do leadership that inspires others to achieve their potential. This book is available on Amazon.
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Leadership Essentials: Practical and Proven Approaches in Leadership and Supervision
Successful leaders understand that leadership is all about walking the talk. Leaders must fight through the chaos of the moment to see and understand the perspective of the situation. Leadership Essentials provides relevant, practical, and substantive tips and techniques to walk the talk of leadership by knowing the values of the leader, the skills of the leader, and the actions of leadership. This book is available on Amazon.
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Promoting a Values-Based Leadership Environment for your Organization
How do you promote a values-based culture with your academic team? In this article, author Olin Oedekoven, President and CEO of Peregrine Academic Services, discussed several methods you can you as a leader of your organization towards promoting a values-based workplace environment.
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Values-based Leadership in Higher Education
Beyond just being statements of belief and operational principles that characterize our institutions, what is the role of organizational values in shaping the day-to-day problem-solving, communications, and decision-making for leaders in higher education? In this presentation made at the ACBSP International Conference in Athens Greece in November 2014, Olin Oedekoven and Günther Singer present their views on values-based leadership for higher education.
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Executive Level Leadership Workshop Participant Workbook
The workbook was prepared for the ACBSP Annual Conference in Salt Lake City Utah. The 8-hour seminar was conducted as a pre-conference seminar for deans and directors of business school programs.
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Strategic Planning for the Business Unit
We recently conducted workshops at selected ACBSP Regional Meetings. The 8-hour workshop related to strategic planning for the business unit. The workshop was created specifically for ACBSP to help the participating deans and directors address strategic planning.
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Leadership in Action/Le Leadership En Action
We recently co-authored the Leadership in Action/Le Leadership En Action book with the Gradient Institute, published by L’Harmattan Publishers in Paris France. Dr. Georges Nurdin from the Gradient Institute wrote the first three chapters in French with the remaining chapters written in English by Dr. Olin Oedekoven and Deborah Robbins from Peregrine. For more information about this book, please visit the publisher's site at: http://www.editions-harmattan.fr/index.asp?navig=catalogue&obj=livre&no=47566. The book is available in both electronic and hardcover editions.
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МАНЛАЙЛЛЫН ҮНДЭС: Манлайлал болон удирдахуйн бодит чиг хандлага, хэрэглээний шилдэг арга барилууд / Leadership Essentials: Practical and Proven Approaches in Leadership and Supervision
This book is a collaboration between the US and Mongolia Peregrine Academic Services teams. Leadership Essentials is a dual-language book with the English and Mongolian content presented side-by-side on each page. The Leadership Essentials book is used by Mongolian universities to teach both leadership and English. The book is also used by businesses and government agencies to develop values-based leaders in the workplace. The book is available for purchase from the PAS-Mongolian Office located in Ulaanbaatar: http://www.pasmon.mn/index.php/mn.
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