TITLE

On Peters, Bennis, and Excellence

AUTHOR(S)
Shelton, Ken
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;May2007, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Tom Peters, co-author of the book "In Search of Excellence." The author describes Peters as a person with a sharp mind and wit, with an equally sharp tongue and blue-collar ethic. He adds that Peters has come to embody the idea and ideal of excellence. Warren Bennis, distinguished dean on leadership studies, said that Peters encourages people towards excellence.
ACCESSION #
25310772

 

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