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The contrarian's guide to leadership

Author: Steven B Sample
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, ©2002.
Series: Warren Bennis signature series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
In this offbeat approach to leadership, college president Steven B. Sample-the man who turned the University of Southern California into one of the most respected and highly rated universities in the country-challenges many conventional teachings on the subject. Here, Sample outlines an iconoclastic style of leadership that flies in the face of current leadership thought, but a style that unquestionably works,

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steven B Sample
ISBN: 0787955876 9780787955878 0787967076 9780787967079
OCLC Number: 47140745
Notes: "A Warren Bennis book"--Page [iii].
Description: xix, 192 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Thinking gray, and free --
Artful listening --
Experts: saviors and charlatans --
You are what you read --
Decisions, decisions --
Give the devil his due --
Know which hill you're willing to die on --
Work for those who work for you --
Follow the leader --
Being president versus doing president --
The University of Southern California: a case study in contrarian leadership.
Series Title: Warren Bennis signature series.
Responsibility: Steven B. Sample ; foreword by Warren Bennis.
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The man who turned the University of Southern California into a world class university offers a book filled with wisdom and insights on the topic of leadership.  Read more...


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