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How to Lead By Jo Owen

How to Lead by Jo Owen

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This is the first entertaining yet extremely practical book to show the career advantage of leadership skills - and how to develop yours, wherever you are in an organisation.

How to Lead Summary

How to Lead: what you actually need to DO to manage, lead and succeed by Jo Owen

This provocative yet practical book, is the essential guide to the theory and practice of leadership - whatever your level in an organisation. It's both an indispensible yet entertaining guide to the core skills of leadership and a practical handbook for getting to the top and staying there - the single book guide to a successful career. A unique and brilliant combination of authoritative guidance and stimulating and entertaining advice, it includes novel material on career limiting moves, advice on what to do when you look like you are about to become an involuntary member of the cock up club and how to lead by following. This leadership handbook will help managers become leaders and help them rise to the top. It is the single book, whole career guide.

About Jo Owen

Jo Owen has an outstanding track record of leading and creating businesses in the UK and Japan. Most recently he is the founder and Director of Strategy for Teach First - a not for profit initiative that takes the top graduates from UK universities and places them in inner city primary schools for two years before going on to a corporate career. He writes the leadership column for the Institute of Directors and as Director of Strategy for Teach First is shaping their "Learning to Lead" programme for top UK graduates. Jo is the author of the bestselling Management Stripped Bare, which is now in print in several languages worldwide.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements Leadership skills index Introduction Part 1 The foundations of leadership 1 Focusing on people 2 Being positive 3 Being professional Part 2 The practice of leadership 4 Leading from the middle 5 Focusing on people 6 Being positive 7 Being professional Part 3 Mastering leadership 8 Leading from the top 9 Focusing on people 10 Being positive 11 Being professional Part 4 The leadership journey 12 The leadership journey and the three and a half Ps of leadership Further reading

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How to Lead: what you actually need to DO to manage, lead and succeed by Jo Owen
Used - Very Good
Pearson Education Limited
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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