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Author George, Bill (William W.)

Title True north : discover your authentic leadership / Bill George with Peter Sims ; foreword by David Gergen.

Imprint San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, ©2007.

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Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xxxv, 251 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
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Series The Warren Bennis signature series
Warren Bennis signature series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-245) and index.
Contents Acknowledgments -- The authors -- Editor's note / Warren Bennis -- Foreword / David Gergen -- Introduction: True North -- pt. 1. Leadership is a journey -- 1. The journey to authentic leadership -- 2. Why leaders lose their way -- 3. Transformation from "I" to "we" -- pt. 2. Discover your authentic leadership -- 4. Knowing your authentic self -- 5. Practicing your values and principles -- 6. What motivates you to be a leader? -- 7. Building your support team -- 8. Staying grounded: integrating your life -- pt. 3. Empowering people to lead -- 9. Leadership with purpose and passion -- 10. Empowering people to lead -- 11. Honing your leadership effectiveness -- Epilogue: The fulfillment of leadership -- Appendixes -- A. Research study on development of authentic leaders -- B. Authentic leaders interviewed for True North -- C. Leadership exercises for each chapter -- References -- Index.
Summary "True North shows how anyone who follows their internal compass can become an authentic leader. This leadership tour de force is based on research and first-person interviews with 125 of today's top leaders--with some surprising results. In this important book, acclaimed former Medtronic CEO Bill George and coauthor Peter Sims share the wisdom of these outstanding leaders and describe how you can develop as an authentic leader."--Resource description page.
Note Print version record.
Subject Leadership.
Organizational effectiveness.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Leadership.
Leadership.
Organizational effectiveness.
Leadership.
Développement d'aptitudes.
Formation.
Psychologie.
Leadership. (OCoLC)fst00994701
Organizational effectiveness. (OCoLC)fst01047852
Leadership.
Organisational effectiveness.
Leiderschap.
Führung
Führungseigenschaft
Leadership.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic book.
Added Author Sims, Peter.
Other Form: Print version: George, Bill (William W.). True north. 1st ed. San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, ©2007 9780787987510 0787987514 (DLC) 2006100386 (OCoLC)77011471
ISBN 9780787996000 (electronic bk.)
0787996009 (electronic bk.)
0787987514
9780787987510
9786610823284
6610823286
9780470893951
0470893958
9780787987510 (cloth)
Standard No. AU@ 000051418810
AU@ 000053241636
DEBBG BV042966941
DEBSZ 355431831
DEBSZ 396110207
DEBSZ 422215139
DEBSZ 449091023
GBVCP 785354115
HEBIS 291502873

 
    
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