How to Grow Leaders, a ground-breaking new book from acknowledged expert John Adair, aims to set the record straight on leadership development. First, he invites you to join him on a journey of discovery about the nature of leadership and how it can be taught. Then he identifies the seven key principles of leadership development and answers vital questions on how to select, train, and educate leaders at team, operational, and strategic levels.
John Adair has transformed the understanding of how leadership works with his pioneering book Not Bosses But Leaders. Here he returns with a new title that explores exactly what we know about leadership and leadership development. How to Grow Leaders looks at the nature of leadership and how it can be encouraged and developed.
Topics discussed include the manager as leader, how people become leaders, training team leaders, how to manage leadership training, and learning to be a top strategic leader. Thought-provoking and highly accessible, How to Grow Leaders is a vital addition to the debate on leadership from a true world-renowned authority.