Leadership the Barack Obama Way: Lessons on Teambuilding and Creating a Winning Culture in Challenging Times [NOOK Book]

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Use the President's history-making leadership skills in any business setting!



In his historic rise to the most powerful position in the world, Barack Obama single-handedly altered the concept of leadership around the world. Now, Shel Leanne—the expert on the Obama way of leadership—explains how to thrive ...

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Leadership the Barack Obama Way: Lessons on Teambuilding and Creating a Winning Culture in Challenging Times

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Overview

Use the President's history-making leadership skills in any business setting!



In his historic rise to the most powerful position in the world, Barack Obama single-handedly altered the concept of leadership around the world. Now, Shel Leanne—the expert on the Obama way of leadership—explains how to thrive in any business setting by adopting the same skill set.



Leadership the Barack Obama Way examines the ins and outs of the leadership style the President of the United States rode to heights of power nobody dreamed possible just a short time ago. Leanne breaks down Obama’s style into easily digestible pieces that you can apply in any situation.



You'll learn all the skills of extraordinary leadership, including how to:



  • Communicate your vision in clear, persuasive language

  • Create a “reservoir of goodwill”

  • Form and lead outstanding teams

  • Harness and leverage the power of technology

  • Establish trust and confidence

  • Build bridges among diverse people



Obama's adversaries passed him off as nothing more than a good speech-maker; they couldn't have been more wrong. The President is, indeed, an engaging speaker—but he is much more. His style of leadership is carefully planned and meticulously honed. Follow the Obama blueprint and lead your organization to the head of your industry.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071668095
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 12/21/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 304
  • File size: 3 MB

Meet the Author

Shel Leanne

is president of Regent Crest

Corporation, a leadership development

firm with Fortune 500 clients.

She is the author of Say it Like

Obama
and How to Interview Like

a Top MBA.
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Communicate Vision Excellently
Chapter 2 First of All, Win Confidence
Chapter 3 Create a "Reservior of goodwill"
Chapter 4 Communicate Your Vision Effectively
Chapter 5 Inspire People Further with Your Words
Chapter 6 Leverage a Strong Reputation
Chapter 7 Build and Support a Winning Team
Chapter 8 Execute Effectively
Chapter 9 Benefit from the ‘mighty brainstorm’Weigh, then decide
Chapter 10 Stay ahead of the curve
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