Churchill on Leadership
Executive Success in the Face of Adversity

  • Title:

    Churchill on Leadership
  • Paperback ISBN:

    0761514406
  • Paperback Dimensions:

    9.25'' x 5.75''
  • 224 Paperback pages
  • Hardcover ISBN:

    0517223260

This book was previously published in 1998 by Crown Publishing Group.

This book examines, for the first time, Churchill's executive side. Here he's portrayed not as a mythic historical figure but rather as a role model for today's executives and managers. With wit and insight, historian Steven F. Hayward reveals Churchill's secrets for business success--from assembling and inspiring a first-rate team for preparing a wise budget, from communicating a vision to structuring effective meetings, from acting decisively to rebounding from failure. Hayward concludes each chapter with a brief summary of the extraordinary lessons learned.

Steven F. Hayward is the F. K. Weyerhaeuser Fellow at AEI.

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  • Steven F. Hayward was previously the F.K. Weyerhaeuser Fellow at AEI. He is the author of the Almanac of Environmental Trends, and the author of many books on environmental topics. He has written biographies of Presidents Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan and of Winston Churchill, and the upcoming book, The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Presidents. He contributed to AEI's Energy and Environment Outlook series. 

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