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100 More Great Leadership Ideas by Jonathan Gifford

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INTRODUCTION

THIS BOOK WAS WRITTEN in the same way as its predecessor, 100 Great Leadership Ideas. I made notes on the leadership ideas expressed in books, articles and interviews by, about and with established business leaders and management thinkers. When leaders said that some aspect of leadership had been especially important in their careers, or when commentators judged that some particular facet of a leader’s behaviour had been a significant contributor to that leader’s success, I entered that into a growing spreadsheet of ideas gathered under various new headings: ‘Ask for discretionary effort’, for example; ‘Be unpredictable’; ‘Learn from (other people’s) failure’; ‘Think the unthinkable’. As ideas, quotations and comments gathered under ...

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