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Mar 25, 2009
| ISBN 9780307537119
Mar 25, 2009 | ISBN 9780307537119
What Makes a Leader?“Leadership is the thing that wins battles. I have it but I’ll be damned if I can define it.” –General George S. PattonLeadership is often daunting. Because every situation is different, there is no foolproof, one-size-fits-all approach to learning the ropes. Instead there are a dizzying number of competing ideas and theories which you may find contradictory. The Leader’s Mentor offers a guide through the maze … and also offers pointers as you undertake the leadership learning process.–FROM THE INTRODUCTIONLeadership skills can be learned and the best teachers are the leaders themselves. Drawing on the experiences of leaders in all fields of human endeavor and also the scholarship of leadership experts, The Leader’s Mentor offers inspiration and advice for anyone taking on a leadership role. INSPIRATION FROM MORE THAN 200 LEADERS AND VISIONARIES, INCLUDING:Rosa ParksJack WelchOprah WinfreyThe men of Omaha BeachEleanor RooseveltWinston ChurchillMahatma GandhiMartin Luther King, Jr.Vince LombardiEstée LauderRudolph GiulianiDonald TrumpIan Jackman (www.ianjackman.com) is a writer, ghostwriter, editor, and former managing director of the Modern Library. He is the author of The Writer’s Mentor and The Artist’s Mentor.
Ian Jackman is a New York Times bestselling author, ghostwriter, editor, and former managing director of the Modern Library. Jackman has written memoirs with US governors Howard Dean and Bill Richardson, as well as with former senator Olympia Snowe. He… More about Ian Jackman
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