TITLE

Keep Hope Alive

AUTHOR(S)
Parrado, Nando
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Oct2010, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author contends that leaders keep hope alive in the face of adversity. He relates his experience when his plane crashed into the Andes Mountains and he and his friend searched for way out of the mountains. According to the author, the experience had taught him about leadership. He claims leaders emerged because of their actions and work. As a leader of his company, the author says he has been compassionate. He adds that he gives people his best and, in return, his people give him their best.
ACCESSION #
54406814

 

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