Book News: August 4th, 2003

By Peter J ReedThe author spells out clearly the need for managers today to be business leaders. His book contains simple and valuable advice on how to go about the key process of strategic planning and development. He provides a unique synthesis of the very best thinking about how to manage both performance and uncertainty, and also a practical summary of the models that constitute best practice – for both business and the public sector. The book is at its best in highlighting the difference between management and leadership. It describes leadership as about converting vision into reality via strategic thinking and co-ordinated action.

Published by Kogan Page ISBN:0749440430. 11.99 pounds.