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Leadership: The Inner Side of Greatness, a Philosophy for Leaders

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It has been more than a decade since the first edition of Peter Koestenbaum's landmark book Leadership: The Inner Side of Greatness was published. Since that time world events have caused a dramatic shift in how we think about our lives and our work. Now we grapple with the fundamental questions. How can we live a courageous life and manage anxiety? Is it possible to reach ...more
Hardcover, 400 pages
Published September 9th 2002 by Jossey-Bass (first published August 22nd 2002)
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John Hawkins
Apr 08, 2016 rated it really liked it
Peter Koestenbaum makes a lot of interesting points in this book, but I found it difficult to read at times. Structures upon structures. Yes, I was confronted with issues that called me out and that alone makes the reading successful. I already refer to the arts, great writings and philosophies for support. Koestenbaum has much to say and is insightful on how he says it. Since this edition was published in 2002 there is a lot of interest in 9/11. In 2008 the 9/11 represents so many different thi ...more
Vincent
Feb 10, 2016 marked it as to-read
May have read in 2008 for class, Augsburg, need check.
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