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Author Mant, Alistair.

Title Intelligent leadership / Alistair Mant
Edition Second edition
Published St Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 1999


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 W'BOOL  658.4 Man/Ile 1999  AVAILABLE
Description x, 318 pages : portraits ; 20 cm
Contents Part I. Intelligent leadership: no oxymoron. 1. Redefining leadership -- 2. Redefining intelligence -- 3. The frog and the bicycle: looking at systems. Part II. A gallery of intelligent leaders. 4. Sir William Hudson: an ideal role model -- 5. Mary Parker Follett: a (nearly) lost leader -- 6. The intelligent leader's qualities -- 7. Bob Clifford: the ingenious 'dunce' -- 8. Robert Keep: from spy to guru -- 9. Allan Coman: an educator of genius -- 10. John Latham of IBM: the housetrained 'Imo' -- 11. Boys, girls, role models and parenting -- 12. Liz O'Shaughnessy and Noel Waite: relationship businesses and the 21st century -- 13. Weaving the threads. Part III. Nurturing intelligent leadership. 14. Helpful hints on organisational leadership
Summary The author reveals the two qualities he believes count most toward successful lives, enterprises and countries - leadership and intelligence. He offers inspirational stories of unexpected leaders, the shock of spectacular blunders, and arresting metaphors and connections to make sense of them all
Analysis Leadership
Organizational Change
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 303-306
Has Indexes P
Subject Leadership -- Case studies.
Organizational change.
LC no. 00001430
ISBN 1865080527