This one-stop guide to the world’s most important writers on leadership expertly summarises all the key strategic concepts from the work and contribution of each of the leading thinkers in the field of leadership.
Aswell as providing an incisive overview of the work of the world's major thought-leaders, it gives a clear assessment of the pros and cons of the theories in practice.
Delving into the themes and issues that dominate the leadership agenda today is a means for developing your own understanding, awareness and skills as a leader. Covering the main gurus from Adair to Sun Tzu, their main concepts and approaches, along with a compendium of leadership checklists, this is an insightful book for developing your skills and competencies.
ONE: A taster of leadership – Where have all the leaders gone?
TWO: The Leadership Gurus
THREE: The leadership tool box
FOUR: Leadership quotes
Mark Thomas is a successful international business consultant who has worked with some of the world’s major businesses in the fields of strategy, change management, human resources and individual executive development. He is a highly experienced speaker and business presenter who has worked in over 40 different countries around the world. As a consultant he has successfully sold major consulting projects and development initiatives. In addition to his consulting work Mark has authored several books on his key specialist people skills areas.