Gurus on Leadership

A Guide to the World's Thought Leaders in Leadership

March 2006
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  • Published
    1st March 2006
  • ISBN 9781854183514
  • Language English
  • Pages 176 pp.
  • Size 6.25" x 9.25"

A one-stop guide to the world's key writers on leadership, their thought and contribution. It includes: an update of the recent themes and issues that dominate the leadership agenda; a listing of the main gurus from Adair to Sun Tzu, their main concepts and approaches; a quick guide to some of the world's current and recent business leaders; and a compendium of leadership checklists for developing skills and competencies.

Gurus include: John Adair, Warren Bennis, Robert Blake, Jane Mouton, Ken Blanchard, Peter Drucker, Daniel Goleman, Chris Keeble, Nicolo Machiavelli, Douglas McGregor, John Kotter, Manfred Kets de Vries, James M Kouzes, Barry Posner, David McClelland, W. J. Reddin Tannenbaum; Schmidt Leadership Continuum; and Abraham Zalenik.

Mark Thomas

Mark Thomas is a business consultant, author, and speaker who has worked in over 40 different countries. His clients include Lloyds TSB Asset Management, Motorola, Barclays Capital, Reuters, Cisco, Sony, HSBC, Coca-Cola, Mars, Nestlé, Aramex, Shell, Union Bank of Switzerland, and the American Management Association. Mark Thomas is a senior partner with Performance Dynamics Management Consultants, an international business consultancy specializing in organizational change and people development. He is also a fellow of the UK Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and an associate faculty member of the Tias Business School in Holland and MCE in Brussels.