Passion and Purpose: Stories from the Best and Brightest Young Business Leaders
What about the profiles of the "brightest young business leaders" who went to UCLA?? Indeed, it was challenging to pull out the good parts of the book.
It became very apparent that this book, HBS graduates, the school, and indeed the entire state of Massachusetts, are awash in the tenets of progressivis This was an okay book, although the it is sad that Coleman takes such a myopic view of the "best and brightest young business leaders" in that he assumes they all went to Harvard Business School.
It became very apparent that this book, HBS graduates, the school, and indeed the entire state of Massachusetts, are awash in the tenets of progressivism. There are a few good nuggets of wisdom in the book, but you will have to wade through a huge vat of collectivist sewage in order to get to them.
For all of us that didn't go to HBS, I would probably skip this book in favor of more balanced wisdom to be found elsewhere. Feb 26, Salim rated it liked it. The book discusses the axes current and future leaders must consider in building successful businesses.
Through the stories of HBS graduates, the book explores different facets of each of those axes, emphasizing on why they are important and presenting specific experiences of how they've been implemented. I find the structure of the book suitable to its purpose; it's at the intersection between a rigidly The book discusses the axes current and future leaders must consider in building successful businesses. I find the structure of the book suitable to its purpose; it's at the intersection between a rigidly structured work and a story: So they are stories organized according to a specific structure.
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Knowledge in Business Administration is sometimes required to fully grasp some insights of the book though this doesn't prevent from arriving at an honorable understanding of the subject matter. The book is also abundant with some by-products insights that any would-to-be businessperson will find useful.
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I recommend it! Feb 18, Maggie Tumenbatur rated it it was amazing. Brilliant summary of what a dramatic change means for future leaders but definitely not only. Great stories. So many facets evaluated that would be very hard just to sum up in couple lines. A must read for anyone with a deep concern on evolution at work and work as a holistic center. One day we will have redefined effective leadership t Brilliant summary of what a dramatic change means for future leaders but definitely not only. One day we will have redefined effective leadership training to include firsthand knowledge of people, languages, cultures and solutions that can only be found beyond our borders.
Sep 04, Alexis is currently reading it. I am kind of having a hard time taking seriously a book about young leaders that keeps putting "crowd-sourced" in quotes. Oh and putting out a call for submissions is generally not what people mean when they say "crowd-sourced. Feb 28, Kat Green rated it it was amazing. This was a fantastic book that really challenged and inspired my entrepreneurial spirit.
I found the stories inspiring and the theories didn't just challenge my way of thinking, it also confirmed by future career path. So how can you get started? Here are a few tips:. Reading has many benefits, but it is underappreciated as an essential component of leadership development. So, where have you seen reading benefit your life?
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Managing and Leading. Being Happy at Work. Education and Lifelong Learning. John Coleman ,. Here are a few tips: Join a reading group. One of my friends meets bimonthly with a group of colleagues to read classics in philosophy, fiction, history, and other areas. Find a group of friends who will do the same with you. Vary your reading. Apply your reading to your work. ISBN: alk.
December 19, 2011
Other title: Passion and purpose. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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