LeaderShock ...and How to Triumph Over It

LeaderShock ...and How to Triumph Over It

by Greg Hicks

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780071415750
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date: 12/22/2002
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 208
File size: 325 KB

About the Author

Greg Hicks is a consultant and trainer to Fortune 500 companies around the world. He is the author of the bestselling and critically acclaimed How We Choose to Be Happy.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsix
Prologue: Leadershock The Management Crisis of Our Time1
Rule 1Activate Intentions11
Rule 2Own it All!41
Rule 3Refuse to Conform63
Rule 4Recast Stress into Strength85
Rule 5Replace Plans with Possibilities107
Rule 6Focus on Your People First125
Rule 7Give, Don't Take!141
Rule 8Demand the Truth157
Synergy: A New Way to Lead179
Afterword189

What People are Saying About This

Kelso, David

The LeaderShock model presents a practical guide for leaders in our high-stress world. Over and over, I've watched it transform overwhelmed and reactive managers into highly effective and energized leaders.
— Executive V.P. of Finance and Strategy, Aetna, Inc.

O'Hare, Dean

The eight LeaderShock rules to form a powerful roadmap for a fresh brand of leadership right when we need it the most. Without question, LeaderShock should be required reading for every leader.
— Chairman and CEO, The Chubb Corporation

Owcar, Gary

Greg Hicks has named the epidemic all leaders must fight -LeaderShock. Fortunately, he's also developed the ultimate cure. The best leadership book I've read, it's eight precepts truly cross cultural and geographical boundaries with extraordinary effect.
— President, CNA Global

Newman, Martha

Greg's book gives us a powerful and timely new way to lead. Embrace these eight rules and you will feel masterful and invigorated. A must read for anyone working to build a healthy, thriving workplace or community.
— Executive Director, Health Forum

David Fowler

During the last twenty-five years I've been exposed to dozens of leadership programs, books and speakers. None have come close to the lasting and profound effects of Greg Hicks' eight LeaderShock rules. This book will forever change the way you lead.
— CEO, TCI

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