9780670891962

Shackleton's Way Leadership Lessons from the Great Antarctic Explorer

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  • ISBN13:

    9780670891962

  • ISBN10:

    0670891967

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2001-01-08
  • Publisher: Viking Adult

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Summary

Lessons in leadership, based on the leadership principles used by Sir Ernest Shackleton from 1914-1916 to preserve himself and the lives of his crew as they were stranded on an Arctic ice flow. Shows how to apply that kind of strength and endurance to being an effective leader in any field or activity. DLC: Leadership.

Author Biography

Margot Morrell is a financial representative with Fidelity Investments.

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Alexandra Shackleton
Introduction 1(14)
The Path to Leadership
15(36)
Hiring an Outstanding Crew
51(30)
Creating a Spirit of Camaraderie
81(24)
Getting the Best From Each Individual
105(24)
Leading Effectively in a Crisis
129(28)
Forming Teams for Tough Assignments
157(24)
Overcoming Obstacles to Reach a Goal
181(24)
Leaving a Legacy
205(12)
Shackleton's Crews 217(6)
Bibliography 223(4)
Acknowledgments 227(4)
Index 231

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