The Work of Leaders: How Vision, Alignment, and Execution Will Change the Way You Lead
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Julie Straw;Barry Davis;Mark Scullard;Susie Kukkonen
- Publish Date: 2013-04-15
...a bright gem of a book.
âJIM KOUZES & BARRY POSNER, authors of the best-selling The Leadership ChallengeÂ®
Praise for The Work of Leaders
The Work of Leaders is a bright gem of a book. In a crystal clear and to-the-point style, the authors make leadership instantly accessible with a memorable model, rock solid fundamentals, original research, compelling stories, and highly practical tips for putting the principles to immediate use. There are invaluable lessons on every page, and you'll enjoy discovering each one. We highly recommend The Work of Leaders to anyone who aspires to make extraordinary things happen in organizations.
âJIM KOUZES & BARRY POSNER, authors of the bestselling The Leadership ChallengeÂ®
Clear, distinctive, intuitive, and deeply researched, The Work of Leaders gives every reader not only several 'a-ha!' moments, but smart, meaningful suggestions for changing the way we all lead.
âELAINE BIECH, author of The Business of Consulting
The authors have indeed done their homework! Their combined expertise and engaging writing gives their readers a one-stop shop for understanding and improving the way we lead. Bravo!
âBEVERLY KAYE, coauthor of Love 'Em or Lose 'Em
The Work of Leaders shows you how to create a thriving organization by setting a vision and then collaborating with your people to guide your company to success. It is the strategic tool you need to move your business forward, with imaginative writing and a practical approach you can use right away.
âTOM MCKEE, CEO, The Ken Blanchard Companies
Anyone who is in a leadership position or is responsible for evaluating leaders should make this book a must-read. Collectively, the book's authors are unique in their knowledge, background and ability, which is what distinguishes this great piece of work from others of its kind.
âSIDNEY FELTENSTEIN, former CEO, Yorkshire Global Restaurants