CHAPTER SEVEN

WRITING FOR LEADERSHIP: PENNING YOUR LEADERSHIP VOICE

By Sarah McArthur

The most original thing a writer can do is write like himself. It is also his most difficult task.

—Robertson Davies (Canadian novelist, 1913–1995)

At the moment of this writing, there are 1,427,897 Business & Investing titles listed on Amazon. More than one-third of these books are in the Management & Leadership category. And yet, there are thousands more books on the subject being written at this very moment. Business runs shy of the gamut of History books (2,374,960 titles) and Literature & Fiction (2,135,181 titles), but appears to be more intriguing a subject for readers than Religion & Spirituality (with 985,484 titles). It’s far more exciting to readers ...

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