Leading So People Will Follow (Hardcover)
Jossey-Bass, 9781118379875, 205pp.
Publication Date: October 16, 2012
A unique take on leadership from a popular Forbes blogger andnationally-known leadership coach
Leading So People Will Follow explores the six leadershipcharacteristics that inspire followers to fully support theirleaders. Using Erika Andersen's proven framework, new leadersand veterans alike have increased their capacity for leading in away that creates loyalty, commitment and results. Step by step, Andersen lays out six key attributes (far-sightedness, passion, courage, wisdom, generosity, and trustworthiness) and gives leadersthe tools for developing them. This innovative book offers apractical guide for building the skills to become a truly'followable' leader.
- Filled with examples from forward-thinking organizations suchas Apple, NBC Universal, Union Square Hospitality Group, and MTVNetworks
- Maps out the six attributes of leadership
- Includes a free online Followable Leader assessment
- Author Erika Andersen is one of Forbes' most popular bloggersand coaches some of the most successful leaders in America
Using self-assessments, real-world examples, and concrete tools, Leading So People Will Follow helps build timeless coreskills that work for leaders in any field.