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Leadership in Action - Tough Going - Learning from Experience the Hard Way

Book Description

No one would ever choose to experience a hardship, but leaders say that difficult times are often key events in their development. Hardships can make people more aware of their values, their aspirations, and themselves. Here's a look at six types of hardship events and the lessons executives can take from these events to make themselves better leaders.