The Leadership of Muhammad

The Leadership of Muhammad

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by John Adair
     
 

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The Leadership of Muhammad is a very personal study of the life-story and leadership skills of the Prophet. John Adair served with a Bedouin regiment in the Arab Legion and this story is full of fascinating detail of desert life and Bedouin beliefs. A business book that crosses boundaries it highlights the key leadership skills displayed by Muhammad and allows you to

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The Leadership of Muhammad is a very personal study of the life-story and leadership skills of the Prophet. John Adair served with a Bedouin regiment in the Arab Legion and this story is full of fascinating detail of desert life and Bedouin beliefs. A business book that crosses boundaries it highlights the key leadership skills displayed by Muhammad and allows you to share in his wisdom. John Adair weaves the story of Muhammad's life together with aspects of Bedouin culture and ancient proverbs to provide key points for leaders and aspiring leaders. He discusses tribal leadership and essential attributes such as integrity, moral authority and humility. Learning and leadership go hand in hand. You are not born a leader, but you can become one and it is never too late to learn. John Adair's study or Muhammad and the tribal tradition of leadership is an essential addtion to the leadership debate.

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"John Adair has done an excellent job by highlighting the leadership qualities found in the life and mission of the Prophet Muhammad" - Dr. Manazir Ahsan, Director General, Islamic Foundation

"A unique attempt to bring light to some aspects of [the Prophet's] leadership that changed the world forever."
- Dr. Muhammad Abdul Bari, Secretary General, The Muslim Council of Britain

"People of any faith can be inspired by the drive of the Prophet Muhammad....Integrity, courage, practicality, and other virtues are the focus, and makes "The Leadership of Muhammad" a certainly intriguing read."
- Midwest Book Review

"A mind-blowing book which will contribute a lot for the whole Muslim community." - M. Hussain, Editor, The Muslim Post

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780749461164
Publisher:
Kogan Page, Ltd.
Publication date:
07/03/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
144
File size:
2 MB

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"A mind-blowing book which will contribute a lot for the whole Muslim community." - M. Hussain, Editor, The Muslim Post

Meet the Author

John Adair is the world's leading authority on leadership and leadership development. Over a million managers worldwide have taken part in the Action-Centred Leadership programmes he pioneered. John was also the only British national serviceman to serve in the Arab Legion, where he became adjutant of a Bedouin regiment. He is the author of over 50 books, many of which are published by Kogan Page, including the leadership classics, Not Bosses But Leaders and How to Grow Leaders.
John Adair is acknowledged internationally as an authority on leadership. The world's first Professor of Leadership Studies, he advises many organizations in business, government, education, health and the voluntary sector. An effective speaker with a valuable message, he is one of the very few figures in recent years to have transformed the debate as to what effective leadership is all about. John has recently been made United Nations Chair of Strategic Leadership. Based in Turin, he has launched a strategic leadership programme in association with the UN. He has also received the Lifetime Achievement in Leadership Award and China has made him its first Honorary Professor of Leadership. The author of over 50 books, now in 25 languages, on leadership and management development, he continues to write and teach throughout the world, inspiring new audiences with his timeless and timely vision of leadership. Watch the Leadership film

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