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Still surprised: A life in leadership

With nearly 30 books and 85 years behind him, Warren Bennis is among the preeminent figures in the field of leadership studies. When the International Leadership Association (ILA) announced its 2010 webinar series entitled Leadership Perspectives, Bennis's August 25th presentation was a can't miss.

By Joe Frontiera | August 30, 2010; 09:57 AM ET | Comments (3)

Five must-read books on coaching

Put simply, great coaches go beyond managing the game; they are leaders. Here are five must-read books by or about the sporting world's greats.

By Joe Frontiera | May 25, 2010; 09:25 AM ET | Comments (1)

Leadership Books for Fall 2009

Bill George offers life-lessons on coping with crisis, John Baldoni tells you how to lead your boss, and other Fall 2009 leadership titles.

By Andrea Useem | September 23, 2009; 02:11 PM ET | Comments (1)

Five New Perspectives on Leadership

Whether you want to read a novel, a collection of great stories, or a complete guide to becoming a better leader, you'll want to check out the latest book releases in the leadership field.

By Lauren Gentile | April 29, 2009; 03:57 PM ET | Comments (1)

Spring Leadership Books: A Quick Tour

Are you ready to think like a champion? Or find a purpose greater than yourself? MJ Lee tells us about four new books that leaders need to read.

By MJ Lee | March 27, 2009; 02:45 AM ET | Comments (0)

Legendary Coaches: Lessons on Sports and Life

Just in for March Madness, MJ Lee shares books by or about five prominent coaches of our time. Plus, sports columnist Sally Jenkins provides some insight on what all great coaches have in common.

By MJ Lee | March 18, 2009; 10:52 PM ET | Comments (7)

Women in Politics: Must-Read Memoirs

Aspiring to leadership is all about having role models, right? Our intern MJ Lee rounds up books by and about some of America's most prominent women in politics and reflects on the power of stories to change lives.

By MJ Lee | March 9, 2009; 04:24 PM ET | Comments (15)

The 10 Best Leadership Books of All Time

We know they are arbitrary, but who doesn't love a good list? Book publishers Jack Covert and Todd Sattersten share with us their nominees for best leadership books of all time.

By Andrea Useem | February 12, 2009; 10:48 AM ET | Comments (11)

Holiday Books for the Leader in You

Choose from a presidential adventure story, a thought-provoking look at everyday heroism and a leadership classic with a simple but challenging message.

By Andrea Useem | December 23, 2008; 09:53 AM ET | Comments (0)

 
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