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Still surprised : a memoir of a life in leadership

Author: Warren G Bennis; Patricia Ward Biederman; Erik Synnestvedt; Gildan Media Corporation.; Recorded Books, LLC.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, 2011.
Series: Your coach in a box.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Biography : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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"An intimate look at the founding father of the modern leadership movement Warren Bennis is an acclaimed American scholar, successful organizational consultant and author, and an expert in the field of leadership. His much awaited memoir is filled with insights about the successes and failures from his long and storied life and career. Bennis' life and career have traversed eight decades of first-hand experience  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Hard copy version:
Bennis, Warren G.
Still surprised.
[New York] : Gildan Media, ℗2010
(OCoLC)464589791
Named Person: Warren G Bennis; Warren G Bennis
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Warren G Bennis; Patricia Ward Biederman; Erik Synnestvedt; Gildan Media Corporation.; Recorded Books, LLC.
ISBN: 9781441692559 144169255X
OCLC Number: 713057540
Performer(s): Read by Erik Synnestvedt.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (8 hr.)).
Series Title: Your coach in a box.
Responsibility: Warren Bennis with Patricia Ward Biederman.

Abstract:

"An intimate look at the founding father of the modern leadership movement Warren Bennis is an acclaimed American scholar, successful organizational consultant and author, and an expert in the field of leadership. His much awaited memoir is filled with insights about the successes and failures from his long and storied life and career. Bennis' life and career have traversed eight decades of first-hand experience with tumultuous episodes of recent history-from Jewish child in a gentile town in the 30's, a young army recruit in the Battle of the Bulge to a college student in the one of the first progressive precursors to the civil rights movement to a patient undergoing daily psychoanalysis for five years, and later a university provost during the Vietnam protests. Reveals the triumphs and struggles of the man who is considered the pioneer in the contemporary field of leadership studies Bennis is the author of 27 books including the bestseller On Becoming a Leader. This is first book to examine the extraordinary life of Warren Bennis by the man himself."--Provided by publisher.

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