TITLE

The Phil and Larry School of Leadership

AUTHOR(S)
O'Toole, James
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Executive Excellence;Dec2000, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Compares the team management approach taken by basketball coaches Bobby Knight of the University of Indiana, Phil Jackson of the Los Angeles Lakers and Larry Bird of the Indiana Pacers. Firing of Knight for his chronic, abusive treatment of players; Self-effacing personalities of Jackson and Bird; Focus on helping team members' achieve their goals and aspirations.
ACCESSION #
3904491

 

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