A first-hand account of Ronald Reagan´s leadership style, with personal insight and practical application. Lead like Reagan is a guide to more effective leadership, inspired by the Great Communicator himself. Drawing upon his time serving Ronald Reagan, author Dan Quiggle relates lessons learned first-hand from his front-row seat to history. Using Reagan and other prominent business leaders as examples, Quiggle illustrates what leadership looks like at the highest levels, why such leadership is effective, and how it can be successfully emulated. Listeners will learn strategies to motivate, communicate, and inspire, forming a unique leadership template with personal application. Sitting at the feet of greatness and personally observing what Ronald Reagan did and said, made an indelible mark on Dan´s own personal leadership style, shaping his thoughts about the key traits and actions of great leaders. In Lead like Reagan, listeners gain insight into both the personal attributes and leadership traits which are required to lead with vision, excellence, and impact. Practical advice and inspiring vision provide a template to: Assemble the right people to form a successful team Earn loyalty and commitment from others Lead by example to model excellence Manage crises by finding the opportunity in the midst of challenge Leave a lasting legacy of optimism and inspiration Leadership is a process of continual growth and Ronald Reagan provides an inspiring example. Lead like Reagan is a meaningful and memorable guide to leadership, forging a framework for inspiring greatness and achieving success. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Alex Hyde White. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/020224/bk_adbl_020224_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Unlock progress through doubt and uncertainty. The biggest threat facing modern business is the sheer complexity of an uncertain future. That, and the fact that everyone is busy. Too busy for progress. Workplace cultures have become cursed with efficiency. And so when it comes to developing strategy, we default to our defaults. We favor quick fixes, easy templates, and familiar approaches, developing ´robust plans´ that do little to mitigate strategic risk or generate new value. The result? The future comes, and businesses die. But no longer! *cue trumpets* How to Lead a Quest is a book for pioneering leaders - folks who know that enterprise strategy is far too important to condemn to ´smart goals´, ´a clear vision for the future´, and other such rubbish. Within this book, you´ll discover how to: Liberate enterprise leadership and workplace cultures from the curse of efficiency, default thinking and the delusion of progress Explore complex and uncertain futures to find profound insights that mitigate strategic risks and ensure your business model remains viable Create new value and enduring relevance by pioneering into unchartered and unprecedented territory Embed new structures and rituals into your enterprise to build for the future, while still delivering operational excellence today Not for the faint of heart or short-of-wit, this uniquely refreshing book bravely tackles the paradox that is pioneering leadership. You´ll discover how to lead meaningful progress - even if you don´t know what the goal or destination looks like. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Paul English. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/028265/bk_adbl_028265_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.