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General Information

Name:  Robert Downing Cecil  

Pen Name: Robert D. Cecil

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1941 in Evanston, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Born in Evanston, Illinois in 1941, I have lived in Grand Detour and Dixon, Illinois, writing management-related textbooks and seminar manuals since 1970.

Biographical and Professional Information

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Titles At Your Library

Next Generation Management Development: The Complete Guide and Resource
ISBN: 0787982717

Pfeiffer. 2006

This innovative, comprehensive, and fully integrated management development program provides a vehicle for enabling managers and leaders to participate more effectively in their organization's OD processes. The concepts, models, tools, and other materials have been used successfully to train managers, leaders, and MD/OD personnel in organizations such as IBM, AT&T, Kraft, Baxter Labs, Sears, Caterpiller, and the U.S. Navy, Army, and Air Force. The accompanying CD-ROM contains customizable tools for OD consultants and facilitators as well as additional chapter material.

Speaking Engagements

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I speak on general management, leadership, management and leadership development, organizational behavior, organization development, strategic planning, marketing, knowledge management, and what I call a "Unified Practice of Management Model." Have conducted training programs for hundreds of management trainers, training managers, and program developers and thousands of managers, leaders, supervisors, and college students