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    • ISBN:9781444131437
    • Publication date:30 Jul 2010
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Be A Better Leader

An inspiring, practical guide to becoming a successful leader

By Catherine Doherty

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  • £12.99

A simple, straightforward and inspiring guide on how to become the leader you want to be. Including case studies and useful exercises, it provides an empowering insight into the skills of the successful leader.

Is this the right book for me?

If you want to learn how to be an inspirational leader then this is the book for you! It is clearly written and enriched throughout with invaluable case studies, exercises and descriptions of how great leaders have made a difference. Coverage includes:

·Setting a clear vision
·What makes a great leader
·Different types of leader
·The building blocks
·Unlocking patterns of communication
·Working with and relating to others
·Achieving the balance between leadership and life

Containing lots of practical advice, this book helps you to change bad habits, guides you towards the sort of leadership style that's right for you and empowers you to be the best leader you can be.

Learn effortlessly with an easy-to-read page design and new added features:

Not got much time?
One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started.

Author insights
Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience.

Test yourself
Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress.

Extend your knowledge
Extra online articles to give you a richer understanding of how to be a better leader.

Five things to remember
Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts.

Try this
Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

Biographical Notes

Catherine Doherty and John Thompson are executive coaches and advisors; Catherine is Managing Director of Fields of Learning, where John is a consultant. He also lectures in Leadership and Human Resources at the University of Ulster.

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  • ISBN: 9781444103267
  • Publication date: 30 Jul 2010
  • Page count: 336
  • Imprint: Teach Yourself
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