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Care to Dare: Unleashing Astonishing Potential Through Secure Base Leadership

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Have you ever been led by someone who cared for you like family, and dared you to achieve more than you ever thought possible for yourself, your organization, and even society?

Award-winning author of Hostage at the Table, George Kohlrieser, along with his co-authors Susan Goldsworthy and Duncan Coombe, explain how becoming a secure base leader releases extraordinary potent
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Hardcover, 307 pages
Published July 16th 2012 by Jossey-Bass (first published January 1st 2012)
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Bryan
Jun 16, 2017 rated it really liked it
This covers a lot of the same material as Kohlrieser's previous book, Hostage at the Table, such that this is almost more of a second edition than an entirely separate book. Still, it does add some new lenses through which to assess your own psychology (e.g. your attachment style) and some practical advice on applying that knowledge to your leadership.

If you haven't read Hostage at the Table, you can probably skip it and start directly with this book. If you have read Hostage at the Table, this
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Louise
Jan 05, 2019 rated it it was amazing
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Definite book on attachment styles and leadership - combines lots of relevant psychological theory with step-by-step action plans to improve leadership style.
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Care to Dare: Unleashing Astonishing Potential Through Secure Base Leadership by George Kohlrieser, Susan Goldsworthy and Duncan Coombe was chosen by Soundview Executive Book Summaries as one of the Top 30 Business Books of 2013.

THE SOUNDVIEW REVIEW:

There have been many terms used to describe the act of leading others. Leadership is a job, a responsibility and a vocation, but the word organizational and clinical psychologist George Kohlrieser prefers is “opportunity.” In Care to Dare: Unleashing
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Dragos Calin
Apr 24, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Top notch!

In times of changes as will no end soon let's not forget that we're humans. All past mistakes can be made good, there is no late to do it and this book is a great guide to leadership broght to excellence.
Shelley
Aug 22, 2012 rated it really liked it
If only. If only more leaders would follow Kohlreiser's advice.

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