Center for Effective Organizations



What Millennials Want from Work: How to Maximize Engagement in Today's Workforce
Jennifer J. Deal and Alec Levenson
(McGraw-Hill Education, 2016)
Strategic Analytics: Advancing Strategy Execution and Organizational Effectiveness
Alec Levenson
(Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2015)
Lead the Work: Navigating a World Beyond Employment
John W. Boudreau, Ravin Jesuthasan, David Creelman
(Wiley, 2015)

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Working Papers

Making Talent Analytics and Reporting Into a Decision Science
John Boudreau (CEO) and Edward E. Lawler (CEO)
July 2015
Agility's Dirty Little Secret
Christopher G. Worley (CEO), Thomas Williams (PwC Strategy&), and Edward E. Lawler (CEO)
May 2015
Human Resource Slack, Human Capital Risk, and Firm Performance: Should Firms Grow Employees Faster Than Sales?
Varkey Titus Jr. (University of Nebraska) and Theresa M. Welbourne (CEO)
May 2015

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Built to Change
DVD featuring Edward Lawler and Christopher Worley. Based on the book Built to Change. Lawler and Worley highlight the major themes in their book with practical examples.

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Does HR's Grasp Match Its Reach? (video)
Editor David Shadovitz speaks with John Boudreau at the 2014 HR Technology Conference in Las Vegas about the challenges that stand in the way of HR playing a more strategic role....
Accelerating Organizational Transition
Produced by Susan A. Mohrman & Serge Lashutka, 2001

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Research Monographs

What Do Employees Really Want? The Perception vs. The Reality
World Economic Forum Report, 2001
Creating a Strategic Human Resources Organization
Edward Lawler, III & Susan Mohrman, 2000
Strategies for the Knowledge Economy: From Rhetoric to Reality
World Economic Forum Report, 2000

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Upcoming Webinars

September 1 - 9am-10am (PT)
Finding the Strategic Talent Pivot-Points
John Boudreau
Open to the public

September 22 - 9am-10am (PT)
Cutting Edge Performance Management: What Do We Know?
Ed Lawler and Gerry Ledford
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CEO Awards

August 2, 2014
Academy of Management PTC Research Center Impact Award

November 6, 2008
National Academy of Human Resources Honored Organization