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Develop Your Leadership Skills

Develop Your Leadership Skills

John Adair

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Improve your skills as a leader with this distilled pocket guide by world leading leadership expert John Adair.

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About the book

Develop Your Leadership Skills is John Adair's most accessible title on leadership. Full of exercises and checklists, it will boost your confidence levels, inspire you and guide you on your journey to becoming a leader of excellence.

Acknowledged as a world expert, John Adair offers stimulating insights into recognizing and developing individual leadership qualities, acquiring personal authority and, most importantly, mastering core leadership functions such as planning, communicating and motivating. Suitable for anyone who wishes to improve or develop their leadership skills, this guide distills the essence of John Adair's teaching and provides a framework for becoming an effective leader.

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With over one million copies sold, the hugely popular Creating Success series covers a wide variety of topics and is written by an expert team of internationally best-selling authors and business experts. This indispensable business skills collection is packed with new features, practical content and inspiring guidance for readers across all stages of their careers.

Table Of Contents

    • Chapter - 0: Introduction
    • Chapter - 1: What you have to be
    • Chapter - 2: What you have to know
    • Chapter - 3: What you need to do
    • Chapter - 4: How to turn the core leadership functions into skills
    • Chapter - 5: How to develop yourself as a leader
    • Chapter - 6: How to lead at the strategic level
    • Chapter - 7: How to grow leaders in your organization


John Adair is the first professor of Leadership Studies in the world and he remains the most distinguished figure in the field.
The Sunday Times

A really handy pocket guide for any professional who wishes to develop their leadership skills.
Personnel Today

Book Details

  • EAN: 9780749475635
  • Edition: 3
  • Published: 3rd July 2016
  • Paperback
  • Format: 216x138
  • 96 pages
  • Series: Creating Success

About the Author

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. He has recently received the Lifetime Achievement in Leadership Award, and he continues to write and teach throughout the world, inspiring new audiences with his timeless and timely vision of leadership. He is the author of the best-selling classics Not Bosses But Leaders, The John Adair Lexicon of Leadership and The Inspirational Leader, all published by Kogan Page.

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