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Praise for Leading Across Boundaries "Leading Across Boundaries is a terrific resource for nonprofitleaders. It is filled with great stories of collaboration, and alsowith the how-to's to make them work!" –Arlene Kaukus, former president, United Way of Buffalo andErie County, and a nonprofit consultant "Linden illustrates the importance of collaboration, but drivesfurther into issues of networks to teach us valuable lessons aboutcore interests, trust, leadership, and success. This book is a veryvaluable and timely resource for practitioners who seek to producemore value from effective collaboration." –Stephen Goldsmith, Daniel Paul Professor of Government,Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, and author, ThePower of Social Innovation "Linden provides a fresh, practitioner-oriented perspective onthe topic of collaboration–especially for those in the publicand nonprofit sectors wanting to benefit from Web 2.0 andsocial-networking technologies. It's a gem of a book and a terrificroad map for leading change." –Warren Master, president and editor-in-chief, The PublicManager "Linden uses fabulous examples to illustrate the essential ideasfor collaboration and for effective leadership. His discussions ofpolitical acumen and the interpersonal side of collaboration areespecially enlightening. I've been a manager for a long time, andwish I'd read this book earlier in my career!" –Ellen Switkes, assistant vice president emeritus, academicadvancement, office of the president, University of California "Trust, transparency, and relationships are keys to successfulcollaboration. Linden takes these concepts and more and constructsa masterful lesson plan for us to follow." –Tim Longo, police chief, Charlottesville, Virginia "...an invaluable contribution to anyone charged with shapingorganizations, big and small."–Don Kettl, author, The NextGovernment of the United States Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials arenot included as part of eBook file.