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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Donald E. O'Neal  

Pen Name: Don O'Neal

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1933 in Kewanee, Illinois


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Illinois Connection

O'Neal was born in Kewanee, Illinois and currently resides in Springfield, Illinois. He has a Ph. D. in Strategic Management from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.

Biographical and Professional Information

Donald E. O Neal, Ph.D., is a Professor at the University of Illinois at Springfield, and as a guest lecturer at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. After a successful business career (in engineering and human resources) he took early retirement to complete a doctorate at the University of Illinois, and began teaching in 1992. He teaches leadership, strategy, human resource management, and ethics. His research has been presented at several international conferences and published in professional journals. He has co-edited six books about strategic management, and authored the textbook, Managing Strategically for Superior Performance (2003, American Press). He actively consults in his areas of expertise, advising, conducting seminars and workshops, facilitating organizations, task forces, and focus groups.


Selected Titles At Your Library

If not now, when? /
ISBN: 1600022758. OCLC Number: 83263931

Airleaf Publishing,. .

Provides a structure for taking greater responsibility for one's direction and position in life, describes specific techniques for motivating and bringing about a more positive sense of self-worth, and creates an atmosphere for life-changing action, happiness and self-fulfillment.

Managing Strategically for Superior Performance
ISBN: 089641423X. OCLC Number: 224330552

American Press. .

Additional Title Information

  • Managing Strategically for Superior Performance

    , American Press Boston, 2003

  • If Not Now, When?

    , Airleaf Publishing, 2006


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