Book Brief: The Contrarian's Guide to LeadershipBy CIOinsight | Posted 10-01-2001
The Contrarian's Guide to Leadership
By Steven B. Sample
224 pages, $24
The President of the University of Southern California challenges conventional teachings about leadership in a guide that urges leaders and aspiring leaders to focus on such counterintuitive truths as (sometimes) compromising your principles, putting off decisions and using Machiavelli as a model.