Book News: November 10th, 2009

By Bill George

From his own in-the-trenches experience the author sets out lessons from leaders who have weathered tough economic storms. With straight talk and clear directions, George shows leaders specifically what they must do to become strong leaders and survive any crisis. His seven lessons include: Face Reality, Starting with Yourself; Never Waste a Good Crisis; and Be Aggressive: Seven Lessons for Leading in Crisis is a survival kit for anyone in a leadership position.

The author provides a concise handbook for applying proven leadership lessons in tough times which gives leaders a solid strategy for staying the course.

Published by Jossey Bass. ISBN: 978-0-470-53187-7. US $19.95