"For three decades the Center for Creative Leadership has been a prime source of leadership development insight. Now at last we can have CCL's leadership wisdom and guidance in one volume for our leadership bookshelf." —Frances Hesselbein, chairman of the board of governors, The Drucker Foundation
"This wonderfully useful guide to leadership development will prove an invaluable resource to anyone interested in growing the talent of their organizations. No one has such a long history of work on this vital topic than the Center for Creative Leadership. This one volume captures the wisdom of three decades in a single read." —Jay A. Conger, professor, USC, and author of Learning to Lead
This handbook describes how individuals can enhance their leadership ability and how organizations can help. The 13 contributions discuss six methods of leadership development; the leadership development process; and contemporary topics such as leadership growth for women and people of color, cross-cultural leadership development, and the development of global leaders. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.