True North: Discover Your Authentic Leadership
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Publisher: Gildan Media
Date: August 2011
Duration: 7 hours 56 minutes
"Just as a compass points toward a magnetic field, your True North pulls you toward the purpose of your internal compass, your leadership will be authentic, and people will naturally want to associate with you. Although others may guide or influence you, your truth is derived from your life story and only you can determine what it should be."-From the Introduction
True North shows how anyone who follows their internal compass can become an authentic leader. This leadership tour de force is based on research and first-person interviews with 125 of today's top leaders-with some surprising results. In this important audio book, acclaimed former Medtronic CEO Bill George and coauthor Peter Sims share the wisdom of these outstanding leaders and describe how the listener can develop as an authentic leader. True North presents a concrete and comprehensive program for leadership success and shows the listener how to create his own. Personal Leadership Development Plan centered on five key areas:
Knowing your authentic self. Defining your values and leadership principles. Understanding your motivations. Building your support team. Staying grounded by integrating all aspects of your life.True North offers an opportunity for anyone to transform their leadership path and become the authentic leader they were born to be.