TITLE

Life in Leadership

AUTHOR(S)
O'Toole, James
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Aug2010, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Warren Bennis, U.S. author on leadership and university president. It reflects on Bennis' memoirs contained in his books "Still Surprised: A Memoir of a Life in Leadership," and "On Becoming a Leader." It suggests that the most influential mentor of Bennis was Douglas McGregor. It discussed the views of Bennis on leadership, citing that he examines leaders in the context of their organizations.
ACCESSION #
52768132

 

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