On Becoming a Leader

  • by Warren Bennis
  • Narrated by Walter Dixon
  • 6 hrs and 31 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

For many years, Warren Bennis has persuasively argued that leaders are not born - they are made. And for countless readers, On Becoming a Leader has served as a beacon of insight, delving into the qualities that define leadership, the people who exemplify it, and the strategies that anyone can apply to achieve it. In a world increasingly defined by turbulence and uncertainty, the call to leadership is more urgent than ever.
Featuring a provocative new epilogue on the challenges and opportunities facing leaders today, this new edition will inspire the next generation and guide us into the future.


What the Critics Say

“On Becoming a Leader is the indispensable handbook for anyone who has become a leader. Warren Bennis maps the terrain of leadership with a rare sense of wisdom and authority.” (Daniel Goleman)
"Recommended for all business collections." (Library Journal)


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Customer Reviews

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Great book!

This book offered so much great information. Keep in mind the time it was written because some things have already changed. However, the information provided in this book is information that can be used any time.
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- pajamajo65

Very Informative and Well Thought Out Book

I read this book with one of my employees and we discussed it and she had very good questions on how I manage and how she should develop a management style etc. This book was an awesome and thought provoking part of an ongoing development process for this employee.
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- Jerelyn

Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-21-2010
  • Publisher: Gildan Media, LLC