Published Oct 15, 2011 by Madison House Media
For over 40 years, gurus of all stripes have been promoting the “competency model” of leadership, insisting that mastering skill sets such as motivation and vision-setting is the key to effective leading. But if that’s true, where are all the great leaders? In reality, the corporate world and the world at large suffer from a dearth of effective leaders equipped to perform a great leader’s primary duty: building the capacity of followers to deliver breakthrough results.
Into this dysfunctional paradigm comes Leadersh*t: Rethinking the True Path to Great Leading with a shocking, refreshing wake-up call of unconventional wisdom. From his 30+ years of experience coaching and developing some of the finest leaders in business and sports, Dr. Foster Mobley has distilled this simple, game changing revelation: leading well is not about what you do but who you are. His revolutionary approach to developing breakthrough leaders, Wisdom Leading™, fills the pages of this extraordinary book.Leadersh*t: Rethinking the True Path to Great Leading takes you on a three-part journey into the heart of what makes great leaders great. First, join Foster and a mysterious wise man on an allegorical journey, confronting environments that take the theoretical basis of Wisdom Leading™ and make it real and tangible. Next, Foster speaks directly about seven access points of breakthrough leading. Finally, answer some tough and revealing questions about your own leadership journey.
There have been hundreds of thousands of books on leading. There has never been a book like Leadersh*t: Rethinking the True Path to Great Leading.