By Pat Williams, Jim Denney
To enhance your personal management impact, examine the lives of significant leaders—you’ll locate 21 of them in Pat Williams’ latest ebook. Member of the Basketball corridor of status, senior vice chairman of the Orlando Magic, and writer of ninety books, Pat Williams has dedicated a lot of his lifestyles to the research of leadership—and stocks the tales and rules of people from George Washington to Nelson Mandela, Billy Graham to Walt Disney, and Margaret Thatcher to Steve Jobs. prepared round Pat’s “Seven aspects of Leadership”—Vision, conversation, humans abilities, personality, Competence, Boldness, Serving Heart—21 nice Leaders will supply problem, encouragement, and confirmation on your personal management trip.
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21 Great Leaders: Learn Their Lessons, Improve Your Influence by Pat Williams, Jim Denney