Taking over the top job, whether itâ€™s the CEO of a company or the manager of a department, is never easy. When done the right way, it results in inspired leadership; when done the wrong way, it can lead to disaster. To be effective, the people in charge must give their team a reason to believe in their talents and their ability to get people to work together.
In Lead by Example, recognized leadership guru John Baldoni reveals the traits and abilities leaders need to know to inspire others to follow them.
John Baldoni is an internationally recognized leadership consultant, speaker, and author of seven books, including Great Communication Secrets of Great Leaders. In 2007, he was named one of the â€œ30 Most Influential Leadership Gurusâ€ by Leadership Gurus International. Johnâ€™s leadership writings have appeared in BusinessWeek.com, FastCompany.com, and Harvard Business Publishing. He has been featured or quoted in many publications, including the New York Times, USA Today, the Chicago Tribune, and Investorâ€™s Business Daily. Visit him at www.johnbaldoni.com.
For additional training on this topic, consider these AMA seminars:
* AMA’s Advanced Executive Leadership Program
* Developing Executive Leadership
* Preparing for Leadership: What It Takes to Take the Lead
* The Voice of Leadership: How Leaders Inspire, Influence and Achieve Results
* Leadership and Team Development for Managerial Success
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