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High altitude leadership [electronic resource] : What the World's Most Forbidding Peaks Teach Us About Success. Chris Warner.

Warner, Chris. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780470417638 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9780470450482 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2008.

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Summary, etc.: Leadership is often a risky, lonely role possessing nearly unbearable lows and fleeting highs. Despite this emotionally and intellectually draining roller coaster, a handful of leaders deliver stunning results, with great consistency. They push past current leadership trends in order to achieve the most extremely challenging goals. They don't fall prey to the platitudes or cliches we see so often see in leadership theory. Instead, they succeed by recognizing and surviving the dangers that challenge them as they take themselves and their teams to higher levels. These rare individuals are those that Chris Warner and Don Schmincke call High Altitude Leaders. In High Altitude Leadership they show how to become that kind of leader.The authors present a new approach to leadership development, based on ground-breaking scientific research, field-tested under the most brutal conditions on the most difficult summits, and successfully applied in the training of executives,...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Jossey-Bass, 2008. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1584 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2510 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
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Genre: Electronic books.

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