7 lessons for leading in crisis [electronic resource] / Bill George ; foreword by Warren Bennis.Material type: TextSeries: Warren Bennis signature seriesPublication details: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2009Edition: 1st edDescription: 1 online resource (xix, 139 p.)ISBN: 9780470557044 (electronic bk.); 0470557044 (electronic bk.); 9780470557068 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions); 0470557060 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions); 9780470557051 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader); 0470557052 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader); 0470531878 (cloth); 9780470531877 (cloth)Other title: Seven lessons for leading in crisisSubject(s): Crisis management | Leadership | Leadership | Administrative Personnel | Financial Management | Commerce | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- LeadershipGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: 7 lessons for leading in crisis.DDC classification: 658.4/092 LOC classification: HD49 | .G464 2009ebOnline resources: EBSCOhost
"A Warren Bennis book"--Prelim. p.
Includes bibliographical references.
Introduction. The ultimate test of leadership -- Lesson 1. Face reality, starting with yourself -- Lesson 2. Don't be Atlas: get the world off your shoulders -- Lesson 3. Dig deep for the root cause -- Lesson 4. Get ready for the long haul -- Lesson 5. Never waste a good crisis -- Lesson 6. You're in the spotlight: follow true north -- Lesson 7. Go on offense, focus on winning now -- Conclusion. Crisis may be your defining moment.
One of the country's most trusted leaders offers time-tested and real-world advice for leading in economic hard times.
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