TITLE

LESSONS IN LEADERSHIP

AUTHOR(S)
Greengard, Samuel
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
PM Network;Aug2008, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with General Colin Luther Powell, the 65th U.S. Secretary of State, is presented. He mentions that being the leader, he must convey the significance of the project to his followers. He suggests that there is a need for a leader to talk and explain to his followers in order for them to understand and trust every member of the team. Moreover, he stresses that a good leader must face the reality and avoid trying to spin the problem away.
ACCESSION #
34179518

 

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