Wisdom from the Ancients: Enduring Business Lessons from Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar, and the Illustrious Leaders of Ancient Greece and Rome / Edition 1

Wisdom from the Ancients: Enduring Business Lessons from Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar, and the Illustrious Leaders of Ancient Greece and Rome / Edition 1

by Thomas J. Figueira, T. Corey Brennan, Rachel Hall Sternberg
     
 

Timeless business wisdom from the brilliant strategists of ancient Greece and RomeSee more details below

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Timeless business wisdom from the brilliant strategists of ancient Greece and Rome

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738203737
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
10/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile:
1280L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Introduction .... vii
1: Leadership ..... 1
2: Building and Losing constituencies ..... 25
3: Consulting and Decision Making ..... 53
4: Strategy ..... 77
5: Competition ..... 89
6: Collegiality and Teamwork ..... 100
7: Risk Taking ..... 111
8: Recognizing Opportunity ..... 127
9: Communication ..... 141
10: Management Employee Relations 153
11: Motivation ..... 167
12: Hiring and Firing ..... 181
13: Delegation ..... 191
14: Handling Success and Coping with mistakes ..... 204
Glossary of Ancient Authors and Historical Figures ..... 213
Important Dates ..... 219
Index ..... 00

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