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Nicholson, Nigel

The I of Leadership: Strategies for Seeing, Being and Doing

Nicholson, Nigel - The I of Leadership: Strategies for Seeing, Being and Doing, ebook

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This is the leadership book you have to read: a barn-storming new take on what makes a versatile, integrated, and effective leader

Using stories and examples from the lives of leaders, from the sports stadium to the White House to the office of the CEO, Nicholson shows vividly how the capacity of leaders to see what others do not see frames their actions and allows them to transform, build, destroy, or stabilize. Leaders fail through lack of insight—into themselves and into the worlds they inhabit.

The strategic challenge of leadership is to find the right balance between impact and versatility and the successful crafting of an identity that merges the leader and the surrounding culture or 'zeitgeist.'

Leaders covered in the book include: George Bush, Tony Blair, George S Patton, Warren Buffet, Steve Jobs, Josef Stalin, Hannibal, Elizabeth I, Nelson Mandela, Edith Cowan, Abraham Lincoln, Mohandas Gandhi, Henry Ford, Ernest Shackleton, Barack Obama, Robert Maxwell, JFK, Pope John XXIII, Margaret Thatcher, and Samuel Pepys.

This book resonates with insights and searching questions on the nature of human leadership. It will be an invaluable guide to managers, consultants, and people everywhere.

Keywords: Management / Leadership

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2013
Language
en
Edition
2
Page amount
304 pages
Category
Economy
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781118567449
Printed ISBN
9781118567432

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