Named one of 100 Leadership & Success Books to Read in a Lifetime by Amazon EditorsTo lead is to live dangerously. It's romantic and exciting to think of leadership as all inspiration, decisive action, and rich rewards, but leading requires taking risks that can jeopardize your career and your personal life. It requires putting yourself on the line, disturbing the status quo, and surfacing hidden conflict. And when people resist and push back, th...
By Martin Linsky
Hardcover: 252 pages
Publisher: Harvard Business Review Press; 1 edition (April 18, 2002)
Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 1 x 9.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 44961
Format: PDF Text djvu book
While there certainly is no shortage on books about leadership, this title differs from most. It includes the typical emphasis on why change is necessary and how effective leadership helps to secure that change, it also touches upon the emotional as