Preface

Living Leadership

This is a book for people at all levels who make organisations work, day by day: a practical guide for ordinary heroes. If you lead a project team or group of workers, a function or business unit, a professional body or company, if you have power and authority over others, or just feel strongly about the direction of your organisation, this book is for you.

This book is about getting connected. Leading happens between people. It is not the property of the leader or of the followers. Leaders lead when they connect with others in ways that help them to seize opportunities or tackle problems that otherwise they could not address.

Living Leadership is born from the real joy and pain of leading. It is based on extensive international ...

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