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My Life in Leadership : the Journey and Lessons Learned Along the Way

Author: Frances Hesselbein
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The extraordinary life of an extraordinary leader: Frances Hesselbein Leadership is a Journey is written in a personal, intimate tone that delivers key leadership lessons applicable to leaders in every walk of life. Tracing her development as a leader, Hesselbein tells her inspirational story around a dozen guiding principles. The stories will show what shaped her personally and professionally: stories from her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Frances Hesselbein
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frances Hesselbein
ISBN: 9780470905739 0470905735
OCLC Number: 662400176
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 236 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Foreword / Jim Collins --
Introduction : being called forward --
Roots. Stories of family, lessons of love --
Embrace the defining moment --
Defining yourself with the power of no --
My leadership journey. My management education --
New York calls --
Challenging the gospel --
becoming a change agent --
Finding out who you are --
My journey with Peter Drucker --
The indispensable partnership : governance and management, board and staff --
Strengthening the leadership of the social sector --
Adventures around the world --
Concerns and celebrations. To serve is to live --
Seeing and listening --
Leaders of the future --
Conclusion : shine a light.
Responsibility: Frances Hesselbein ; foreword by Jim Collins.
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Long-awaited autobiography from one of the most honored and accomplished business leaders of our day Recognized worldwide and hailed by such thought leaders as Peter F.  Read more...

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'...reveals her remarkable personal story and the principles that have served and guided her well throughout her extraordinary life.' (Publicnet.co.uk, February 2011).

 
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