Self Assessment for Legislative Staff Organizations: Additional Resources

  • Baldrige Performance Excellence Program, "2011-2012 Criteria for Performance Excellence." National Institute of Standards and Technology, United States Department of Commerce. Gaithersburg, Md. (2011). 
  • Collins, Jim. "Good to Great." HarperCollins: New York, N.Y. (2001).
  • Covey, Stephen R. "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People." New York: Simon & Schuster (1989).
  • Drucker, Peter. "Management: Tasks, Responsibilities, Practices." Harper & Row: New York, N.Y. (1974)
  • Gladwell, Malcolm. "The Tipping Point : How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference." Boston: Little, Brown (2000).
  • Latham, J.R., & Vinyard, J. "Organizational Diagnosis, Design and Transformation: A Baldrige User’s Guide." John Wiley and Sons: Hoboken, N.J. (2011).
  • National Conference of State Legislatures, A Guide for Writing a State Legislative Personnel Manual, NCSL: Denver (2002). 
  • National Conference of State Legislatures, Succession Planning in the Legislative Workplace. NCSL: Denver (1996). 
  • National Conference of State Legislatures, Legislative Staff Coordinating Committee, Model Code of Conduct for Legislative Staff. NCSL: Denver (1996, revised 2011)
  • Peters, Thomas J. and Robert H. Waterman Jr. "In Search of Excellence." Harper & Row: New York (1982).
  • Pink, Daniel. "Dan Pink on the surprising science of motivation." Ted Talks,  (2009)
  • Weberg, Brian. "Things We Know." State Legislatures magazine. National Conference of State Legislatures: Denver. (May, 2002).

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