Bennis, Anyone?

O'Toole, James
September 2007
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Sep2007, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p5
The article features Jewish-born leadership guru, Warren Bennis. A mentee of the late Douglas McGregor, Bennis is best known for his ideas on practical leadership, his propensity to reinvent himself and to inspire others to think. He is a proponent of humanism in management studies, coined the term "change agent," served as an academic administrator at the University of Cincinnati and an instructor at the University of Southern California. Some of his notable works include "The Planning of Change," "Beyond Bureaucracy" and "On Becoming a Leader."


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