ISBN 9781625274380,Total Leadership : Be a Better Leader, Have a Richer Life

Total Leadership : Be a Better Leader, Have a Richer Life



Harvard Universal Press

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9781625274380

ISBN-10 1625274386


Number of Pages 272 Pages
Language (English)

Business & management

Students talk about Stewart D. Friedman, a management professor at the Wharton school, with a mixture of earnest admiration, gratitude and rock star adoration. - New York times.

In this national bestseller, Stew Friedman gives you the tools you need to achieve four-way wins-improved performance in all domains of life-work, home, community and self. Friedman, celebrated professor and founding director of the Wharton schools leadership program and its work / life integration project, explains how three simple yet potent principles-be real, be whole and be innovative-can help you, no matter what your age or what you do for work, become a better leader and have a richer life.

In this engaging adaptation of his hands-on Wharton course, he offers step-by-step instruction to help you create positive, sustainable change in your world. This proven, programmatic method teaches you how to produce stronger results at work, find clearer purpose, feel less stressed, strengthen connections with the people who matter most to you, contribute further to important causes and gain greater support for your vision of your future. If youre ready to learn to lead in all parts of your life-this is the book for you.

For a full array of total leadership tips and tools. Also look for Stew Friedmans book, leading the life you want, which builds on total leadership by profiling well-known leaders-from Bruce Springsteen to Michelle Obama-who exemplify its principles and demonstrate how success in your work is accomplished not at the expense of the rest of your life, but as the result of meaningful attachments to all its parts.

About the Author

Since 1984 Stew Friedman has been teaching at Wharton, where he is the practise professor of management. In 1991 he founded both the Wharton leadership program-initiating the required MBA and undergraduate leadership courses-and the Wharton work / life integration project. He advises many organisations, gives high-energy keynotes and is an award-winning teacher. He was chosen by working mother as one of Americas twenty-five most influential men to have made things better for working parents and by thinkers50 as one of the worlds top fifty business thinkers. the families and work institute honoured him with a work life legacy award.