The Art of Strategic Leadership: How Leaders at All Levels Prepare Themselves, Their Teams, and Organizations for the Future

The Art of Strategic Leadership: How Leaders at All Levels Prepare Themselves, Their Teams, and Organizations for the FutureDevelop the qualities of strategic leadership and become an active contributor to the short- and long-term success of your organization Today’s organizations face two daunting challenges: 1. How to create new sources of competitive advantage to sustain long-term growth, and 2. How to engage leaders at every level of the organization so that they are more proactive and forward-looking in their area of responsibility. The Art of Strategic Leadership uses a unique approach to examine what it means …

The Art of Authenticity: Tools to Become an Authentic Leader and Your Best Self

The Art of Authenticity: Tools to Become an Authentic Leader and Your Best SelfLeverage your authentic self into a valuable leadership strategy The Art of Authenticity is a guide to becoming a better leader by achieving your best self. All people bring different sides of themselves to various situations. This book will show you how to broaden and deepen your effectiveness by presenting the most appropriate side of yourself. Dr. Karissa Thacker is the management psychologist called on by over two hundred Fortune 500 companies to work with high potential leaders. This book p…

The Art and Discipline of Strategic Leadership

The Art and Discipline of Strategic Leadership“You will come away from The Art and Discipline of Strategic Leadership better equipped to not only think more incisively about future competitive advantage, but your organization will have greater strategic focus at every level, beginning with the top management team.” ―Gerald L. Kiser, president & CEO, La-Z-Boy Incorporated Now in paperback, The Art and Discipline of Strategic Leadership offers business strategists an integrated five-phase model for setting and implementing strategy. Pro…

The Art of War

The Art of WarThe Art of War by Chinese General Sun Tzu, written in the 6th century is cited by many as the definitive work on strategy and tactics. The principles in this book were derived from the brutal Chinese battle grounds, where inadequate planning, bad decisions and lack of foresight would lead to ones demise. It is a concise book that will quickly bring you up to speed on strategy and tactics. It provides directions on how to be a strong leader, politician, manager, athlete, entrepreneur etc, in a n…

The Art of Action: How Leaders Close the Gaps between Plans, Actions and Results

The Art of Action: How Leaders Close the Gaps between Plans, Actions and ResultsWhat do you want me to do? This question is the enduring management issue, a perennial problem that Stephen Bungay shows has an old solution that is counter-intuitive and yet common sense. The Art of Action is a thought-provoking and fresh look at how managers can turn planning into execution, and execution into results.Drawing on his experience as a consultant, senior manager and a highly respected military historian, Stephen Bungay takes a close look at the nineteenth-century Prussian Army, wh…

Sun Tzu & Machiavelli Leadership Secrets: How To Become A Superior Leader Utilizing The Principles Of The Art Of War And The Prince

Sun Tzu & Machiavelli Leadership Secrets: How To Become A Superior Leader Utilizing The Principles Of The Art Of War And The PrinceSun Tzu’s ‘The Art of War’ and Machiavelli’s ‘The Prince’ both are fundamentally important works related to the areas of strategic leadership and decision making. Although almost every leader has heard of these works, very few have read them in depth and applied the lessons they contain to their own life. This is a huge oversight. Both books contain wisdom and advice which is applicable to almost any situation a leader finds they are in. Both books have a reputation for being dense a…

Art’s Principles: 50 years of hard-learned lessons in building a world-class professional services firm

Art's Principles: 50 years of hard-learned lessons in building a world-class professional services firmArt’s Principles reveals the blueprint behind one of the most successful professional services firms, giving career-minded individuals the tools they need to excel in business. The book covers the essentials of leadership, talent acquisition and operations, while outlining the creative strategies that propelled a small business into one of the largest and most admired in its industry. This guidebook is full of well-tested ideas that are applicable to someone running a small, medium or large pr…

The Art Of War

The Art Of WarThe Art of War is an ancient Chinese military treatise attributed to Sun Tzu a high-ranking military general, strategist and tactician, and it was believed to have been compiled during the late Spring and Autumn period or early Warring States period. The text is composed of 13 chapters, each of which is devoted to one aspect of warfare. It is commonly known to be the definitive work on military strategy and tactics of its time. It has been the most famous and influential of China’s Seven Milit…

The Art of Strategic Leadership

The Art of Strategic LeadershipTHIS BOOK COULD SAVE YOUR ORGANIZATION These are the most important questions any leader needs to consider: Are you having trouble delivering basic services while building for the future? Is your organization mired in internal battles? Do you wonder how to achieve an enhanced external customer focus? Is there a sense of a leadership void, often associated with low morale? If you ve answered yes to any of these questions, your organization may be in danger. The Art of Strategic Leadershi…

Sun Tzu and the Art of Business: Six Strategic Principles for Managers

Sun Tzu and the Art of Business: Six Strategic Principles for ManagersMore than two millennia ago the famous Chinese general Sun Tzu wrote the classic work on military strategy, The Art of War. Now, in a new edition of Sun Tzu and the Art of Business, Mark McNeilly shows how Sun Tzu’s strategic principles can be applied to twenty-first century business. Here are two books in one: McNeilly’s synthesis of Sun Tzu’s ideas into six strategic principles for the business executive, plus the text of Samuel B. Griffith’s popular translation of The Art of War. McNeilly exp…