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Leadership Books: November, 2011

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 11/24/2011

Benko and Anderson’s ‘The Corporate Lattice’

Globalization and technology are creating firms with fewer rungs and more options for how, when and where to work.

By Patrick Brigger and getAbstract  |  12:53 PM ET, 11/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:57 PM ET, 11/11/2011

Gary Latham’s ‘Becoming the Evidence-Based Manager’

Leadership by instinct might work in some cases with naturally charming, supportive managers. But not for everyone else.

By Thomas Bergen and getAbstract  |  08:57 PM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 10/14/2011

James Kouzes and Barry Posner’s ‘The Truth about Leadership’

This straightforward guide by James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner, titans in the executive leadership field, reviews decades of research.

By Thomas Bergen and getAbstract  |  09:35 AM ET, 10/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:36 AM ET, 10/01/2011

John C. Maxwell’s ‘Leadership Gold’

Maxwell’s strength lies not in his originality but in his ability to distill offerings from many different sources into pithy quotes.

By Thomas Bergen and getAbstract  |  02:36 AM ET, 10/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 09/19/2011

Frank Luntz’s ‘Win: The Key Principles to Take Your Business from Ordinary to Extraordinary’

Political consultant and Fox News analyst Frank I. Luntz interviewed extraordinary winners, including many leaders from Forbes 400 and Fortune 500 companies.

By Patrick Brigger and getAbstract  |  11:01 AM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:43 PM ET, 09/01/2011

John Maeda’s ‘Redesigning Leadership’

John Maeda, a National Design Award winner and president of the Rhode Island School of Design, is an unconventional thinker – and acts accordingly.

By Thomas Bergen and getAbstract  |  04:43 PM ET, 09/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 05/12/2011

Noel Tichy’s ‘The Leadership Engine’

While Tichy’s real-world leadership examples from the 1990s may sport a few cobwebs, they offer timeless lessons.

By Patrick Brigger and getAbstract  |  12:01 PM ET, 05/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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