The Corner Office Indispensable and Unexpected Lessons from Ceos on How to Lead and Succeed ( CD)
|Dozens of top CEOs reveal their candid insights on the keys to effective leadership, and the qualities that set high performers apart. For aspiring executives--of any age--"The Corner Office" offers a path to future success.|
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Dozens of top CEOs reveal their candid insights on the keys to effective leadership, and the qualities that set high performers apart
What does it take to succeed in business and to inspire others? Adam Bryant of The New York Times decided to answer these and other questions by sitting down with more than fifty CEOs and asking them how they do their jobs and the most important lessons they learned as they rose through the ranks. Over the course of probing interviews, they shared memorable stories and eye-opening insights.
The Corner Office draws together lessons from chief executives like Steve Ballmer (Microsoft), Carol Bartz (Yahoo), Jeffrey Katzenberg (DreamWorks), and Alan Mulally (Ford), from which Bryant has crafted an original work that reveals the keys to success in the business world, including the five qualities these CEOs value most in employees. Bryant also demystifies the art of leadership and shows how executives at the top of their game get the most out of others.
Leadership is not a one-size-fits-all skill, and these CEOs offer different perspectives that will help anyone who seeks to be a more effective leader and employee. For aspiring executives—of any age—The Corner Office offers a path to future success.