TITLE

Legacy Leadership

AUTHOR(S)
Parmenter, David
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Dec2010, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses some lessons on leadership that can be gained from the late British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill. One of these lessons is the need for leaders to always believe that they have legacy to leave. Another lesson is to have a good hobby to keep them preoccupied in times of crisis. Other lessons include express views and thoughts in public, manage press relations and understand one's own body rhythms and work patterns.
ACCESSION #
55609368

 

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