Some of the worldas foremost thought leaders consider the role of leadership, love, and power in the midst of political and social upheaval. In a world where organizations and leaders face conflicts and complexity at an alarming rate, where human cruelty sometimes dominates kindness in individuals and families, and where nations hover in the shadow of moral and financial collapse, how do we find courage to forge a strong and enduring path into the future? In this book, fourteen of the worldas foremost thought leaders consider the role of leadership, love, and power in the midst of political and social upheaval. Included are interviews with former president of the Philippines Corazon Aquino; servant-leaders Margaret Wheatley, Ken Blanchard, George Zimmer, and James Autry; and others. They engage the significant leadership questions of our time and reveal an uncommon and life-affirming path toward families, organizations, and nations imbued with generosity and meaning. aThere have been so many books and articles written on servant-leadership, sometimes itas hard to know where to turn. Finally a book that is a composite of the greatest thinkers and advocates of the concept has been written. Reading this book will give you a very complete view of servant-leadership and will help you to bring it to life in your organization.a a Howard Behar, President (retired), Starbucks Internationalauthority on the film, and wrote just remarkable articles years and years ago for the Saturday Review. ... We can quote Jim Collins and Peter Drucker and Warren Bennis and John W. Gardner forever, but what is inside of us that says, aThis isanbsp;...
|Title||:||Conversations on Servant-Leadership|
|Author||:||Shann Ray Ferch, Larry C. Spears, Mary McFarland, Michael R. Carey|
|Publisher||:||SUNY Press - 2015-02-11|