The Leadership Challenge

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Wiley India Pvt. Limited, Jan 1, 2006 - 466 pages
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Market_Desc: This is essential reading for all leaders. The authors' philosophy is that leadership is everyone's business , including corporate, government, education, religion and others. Graduate school courses are also a major target audience.

Special Features: · The book's central theme, Leadership is Everyone's Business, is more relevant today than ever and its themes echo across society, from business to culture to politics and education· Includes more solid research and more examples of real leaders than any other leadership book available.

About The Book: This edition is completely revised for today's business realities. Grounded in extensive research, it captures the continuing interest in leadership as a critical aspect of human organizations. Kouzes and Posner, the premier leadership experts working today, demonstrate how visionary leaders accomplish extraordinary things, and they address current challenges such as the new cynicism, the electronic global village, and the shift to team-oriented work relationships. With engaging stories and keen insights, they delve into the fundamental aspects of leadership to help readers keep pace with our ever-changing world. This new edition has new examples as well as some of the tried and With CD classic stories. The authors also take this opportunity to underscore that not only is leadership everyone's business, but that it is a relationship -- one of personal self-development and the development of those being led.

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Review: The Leadership Challenge: How to Make Extraordinary Things Happen in Organizations

User Review  - Epicurus - Goodreads

I received more from this book then I could have hoped for. Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner wrote the original version of this book in 1987 but that shouldn't scare you because they are on their 5th ... Read full review

Review: The Leadership Challenge: How to Make Extraordinary Things Happen in Organizations

User Review  - Krys - Goodreads

"Each day provides countless chances to make a difference." There are multiple ideas in this book and tips how to try them. Everybody should read it. As it explains, leadership is not about your ... Read full review

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