Leading in Tough Times

Morrell, Margot
August 2008
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Aug2008, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p11
The author relates the experience of businessman Sir Ernest Shackleton on leading his crew to survival and away from being trapped in a sea of ice while sailing for Antarctica in 1915.


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