Book News: September 14th, 2005

By Philip SadlerLeadership is a subject of intense debate and one that is to be found increasingly on MBA programmes and various business school courses. More than ever leadership is recognized as central to determining the success or failure of any organization. In an authoritative and highly readable style, Philip Sadler offers an important and incisive contribution to the current debate. Designed to meet the needs of busy MBA students and practising managers alike, this book details why leadership is important and how to recognize different leadership styles. The author looks at leadership qualities and behaviours, at well-known role models, eg Baroness Thatcher and Jack Welch and what lessons can be learnt from their style. He also explores the selection and development of future leaders.

Published by Kogan Page. ISBN: 074943919X . 17.99 pounds.