Posts Tagged ‘Warren Bennis’

The Magnetic Leader: A book review by Bob Morris

The Magnetic Leader: How Irresistible Leaders Attract Employees, Customers, and Profits
Roberta Chinsky Matuson
Bibliomorion (March 2017)

Why some people attract and retain followers but most don’t

Opinions are divided about the importance of charisma to effective leadership. My own opinion is that it … READ MORE

Fast/Forward: A book review by Bob Morris

Fast/Forward: Make Your Company Fit for the Future
Julian Birkinshaw and Jonas Ridderstråle
Stanford Business Books/Stanford University Press (April 2017)

“What got you here won’t get you there.” Marshall Goldsmith

Goldsmith’s insight serves as the title of … READ MORE

The Good Struggle: A book review by Bob Morris

good-struggleThe Good Struggle: Responsible Leadership in an Unforgiving World
Joseph L. Badaracco
Harvard Business Review Press (2013)

How to “raise the odds of working successfully and responsibly in the exciting, uncertain, recombiant, market-driven world around us”

I read this book when it was first published (2013) … READ MORE

Crucibles of Leadership

Crucibles

Here is an excerpt from a classic article (2002) written by Warren Bennis and Robert J. Thomas for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete … READ MORE

Put Your Intuition to Work: A book review by Bob Morris

Put Your IntuitionPut Your Intuition to Work: How to Supercharge Your Inner Wisdom to Think Fast and Make Great Decisions
Lynn A. Robinson
Career Press (July 2016)

“Intuition is the key to everything, in painting, film making, and business … READ MORE

The Art of Authenticity: A book review by Bob Morris

Art of AuthentcityThe Art of Authenticity: Tools to Become an Authentic Leader and Your Best Self
Karissa Thacker
John Wiley & Sons (March 2016)

“Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is more Youer than you.”READ MORE

Chip Espinoza: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Chip EspinozaChip Espinoza was born in Espanola, New Mexico. His mission in life is to help organizations become worthy of human habitation. Recently, he has focused on the integration of Millennials (AKA Gen … READ MORE

Chip Espinoza: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Chip EspinozaChip Espinoza was born in Espanola, New Mexico. His mission in life is to help organizations become worthy of human habitation. Recently, he has focused on the integration of Millennials (AKA Gen Y) into … READ MORE

Crucibles of Leadership

Crucibles-1Here is an excerpt from a classic article written by Warren Bennis and Robert J. Thomas, published in the September 2002 issue of Harvard Business Review. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of … READ MORE

HBR Guide to Leading Teams: A book review by Bob Morris

HBR Guide:Leading TeamsHBR Guide to Leading Teams
Mary Shapiro
Harvard Business Review Press (2015)

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and … READ MORE

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