In today's high tech, virtual world, human relation and leadership skills are being lost. What's needed is a new type of leader -- one who can inspire and motivate others while adhering to timeless leadership principles such as flexibility, adaptability, trustworthiness, and distribution of power. Incorporating interviews with top leaders in business, entertainment, sports, and academia, Leadership Mastery, will help you identify your strengths, adopt effective strategies and become a leadership master.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 256 Vendor: Fireside Books Publication Date: 2009
Dimensions: 8 X 5 X .50 (inches) ISBN-13: 9781416595496 Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
In a world becoming more and more virtual, human relations skills are being lost -- along with the skill of leadership. And yet never before have these abilities been more valuable or sought after. What's needed is a new type of leader -- one who can inspire and motivate others while adhering to timeless leadership principles such as flexibility, adaptability, trustworthiness, and distribution of power. With Leadership Mastery, you will identify your strengths and adopt effective strategies to: Gain the respect and admiration of others using little-known secrets of America's most successful leaders Get family, friends, and coworkers to do what you ask because they want to, not because they have to Respond effectively in a crisis Make powerful decisions and follow through on them using Carnegie's action formula Incorporating interviews with top leaders in business, entertainment, sports, and academia, Leadership Mastery stands next to the classic How to Win Friends and Influence People.
Dale Carnegie was born in 1888 in Missouri. He wrote his now-renowned book How to Win Friends and Influence People in 1936. This milestone cemented the rapid spread of his core values across the United States. During the 1950s, the foundations of Dale Carnegie Training® as it exists today began to take form. Dale Carnegie himself passed away soon after in 1955, leaving his legacy and set of core principles to be disseminated for decades to come. Today, the Dale Carnegie Training programs are available in more than 30 languages throughout the entire United States and in more than 85 countries. Dale Carnegie includes as its clients 400 of the Fortune 500 companies. Approximately 7 million people have experienced Dale Carnegie Training.