This is a great book describing leaders (both good and bad) who either have accomplished amazing feats or who brought destruction or death to scores of people. Although the goals of these individuals were often quite different, the leadership processes they used were frequently similar. The book also includes an introductory chapter explaining the latest theories of leadership. Each snapshot will add an important qreality checkq to the theories and models described in most introductory leadership textbooks, making this an important supplement for students taking leadership courses. Leaders from various disciplines, historical, religious, political, sports, and business, are included, as well as leaders from around the world. Each chapter ends with a discussion of theories of leadership pertaining to that leader, and questions for discussion.She was a popular motivational speaker for numerous organizations such as the CIA, Federal Reserve, and Victoriaa#39;s Secret, and she served as consultant to the Womena#39;s ... Summitta#39;s achievements and service brought her widespread recognition and numerous national leadership awards. ... Pat Summitt was diagnosed with early onset dementia in 2011 and stepped down as head coach in early 2012.
|Title||:||Snapshots of Great Leadership|
|Author||:||Jon P. Howell|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2012-08-07|