Book News: December 19th, 2002

By Patrick LencioniThe author describes the ultimate leadership crisis: uniting a team in disarray. This is a gripping tale and serves as a timeless reminder that leadership requires as much courage as it does insight. Throughout the story, Lencioni reveals the five dysfunctions which go to the very heart of why teams even the best ones-often struggle. He outlines a powerful model and steps that can be used to overcome these common hurdles and build a cohesive, effective team. This is a powerful yet deceptively simple message for all those who strive to be exceptional team leaders.

Published by Jossey-Bass US. ISBN: 0-7879-6075-6. 22.00 US dollars.