How to Grow Leaders: The Seven Key Principles of Effective Leadership Development
How to Grow Leaders is a ground-breaking new book from acknowledged expert John Adair, which aims to set the record straight on leadership development. First he invites you to join him on a journey of discovery about the nature of leadership and how it can be taught. Then he identifies the seven key principles of leadership development and answers vital questions on how to select, train and educate leaders at team, operational and strategic levels. Topics discussed include: the manager as leader, how people become leaders, training team leaders, how to manage leadership training and learning to be a top strategic leader.
Leadership is not a soft skill; it is a key factor in business success. How to Grow Leaders will help managers to develop these skills in others whilst guiding them on their own personal journey towards excellence as a leader.Thought provoking and highly readable, How to Grow Leaders is a vital addition to the debate on leadership from a true world-renowned authority.
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I ordered this for a class since I couldnt get a copy from the library quickly. I have to say I found the authors repeated statement that the US was behind in the leadership category off putting. I ... Read full review
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The Situational Approach
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Education for leadership
A Strategy for leadership development
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