In Extremis Lessons for Business and Life Strengthening Your Own Leadership by Example
It is my fervent hope that in extremis leaders—police, firefighters, soldiers, Marines, extreme sport coaches, and guides—may use this book to be introspective and thoughtful about their own leadership at the point of death. It is also my wish that every leader or follower gain insights from the principles found in leadership at the point of death. This chapter is focused on the latter aim.
Throughout the twenty-five years I’ve led people and studied and taught leadership, I have always thought that discovery learning was the best way for people to develop their own abilities as a leader. Leadership concepts have to be tailored to individual circumstances, ...