This is a must read. It was really that good.
How can I describe this book, well, I think the author, Richard A. Davis, PhD says it best in his introduction, ” existing leadership models offer a basic set of competencies that all leaders should have, but they miss some critical points…..(often these leadership models) identified basic price-of-admission qualities that many people exhibit. But at the top rung of the ladder, leadership is highly nuanced. ….What I found was that extraordinary leaders possess certain interstitial characteristics – traits that fall between the lines of existing leadership models.”
Richard A. Davis, as a management psychologist offers through his experiences and insights ten challenging principles that every leader would benefit from reading (and applying.
I believe this book could also make for a fascinating group study book. Take yourself and your organization to the next level by checking this book out.