The Wizard and the Warrior: Leading with Passion and Power

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John Wiley & Sons, Mar 8, 2011 - Business & Economics - 256 pages
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The Wizard and the Warrior gives leaders the insight and courage they need to take risks on behalf of values they cherish and the people they guide. Great leaders must act both as wizard, calling on imagination, creativity, meaning, and magic, and as warrior, mobilizing strength, courage, and willingness to fight as necessary to fulfill their mission. Best-selling authors Lee Bolman and Terrence Deal present the defining moments and experiences of exemplary leaders such as Carly Fiorina, Thomas Keller (head chef of French Laundry), David Neeleman (CEO of Jet Blue), Mary Kay Ash, Warren Buffet, Anne Mulcahy, and Abraham Lincolnžall of whom have wrested with their own inner warrior and wizard. These engaging, realistic case studies are followed by commentaries that will raise questions and suggest possibilities without rushing to resolution or simple answers.

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Leading with Passion and Power Part II Warrior Roles
Leading with Passion and Power Part III The Warrior Path
Leading with Passion and Power Part IV Wizard Roles
Leading with Passion and Power Part V Wizards at Work
Leading with Passion and Power Part VI The Leaders Journey
Leading with Passion and Power NOTES
Leading with Passion and Power ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
Leading with Passion and Power THE AUTHORS
Leading with Passion and Power INDEX

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Lee G. Bolman holds the Marion Bloch/Missouri Chair inLeadership at the Bloch School of Business and PublicAdministration at the University of Missouri–Kansas City.

Terrence E. Deal retired as the Irving R. Melbo ClinicalProfessor of the University of Southern California's Rossier Schoolof Education. He now writes and makes wine in San Luis Obispo,California.
Bolman and Deal are the coauthors of the best-selling booksReframing Organizations (now in its third edition) and Leading withSoul (now in its second edition), both from Jossey-Bass.

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