IT Management Slideshow: 15 Leadership Books for IT Execs
By Brian P. Watson | Posted 09-27-2011
15 Leadership Books for IT Execs
Higher Ambition: How Great Leaders Create Economic and Social ValueBy Michael Beer and Flemming NorrgrenHarvard Business Review PressAvailable September 13, 2011A Harvard Business School professor and his consulting partners use interviews with CEOs to explain how leaders can build sustainable value on every level.
"Leaders are born, they are not made." So said legendary football coach Vince Lombardi, who has been hailed as quite the leadership expert. We're sure the authors in this season's collection of leadership books would beg to differ, though. Before the calendar flips to 2012, current and aspiring leaders have a vast collection of new books to choose from. This fall, an impressive collection of business professors, executive coaches and strategy experts offer unique perspectives on everything from personal leadership growth to team building and organizational strategy. CIOs and up-and-coming IT leaders can find crucial leadership lessons in each one of these works. Read up to learn more about what your bosses, peers, customers and partners expect you to deliver. Click the link above each slide to get more information. Note: All publication dates are subject to change.