“Thayer always serves up a seven-course meal and Leadership Virtuosity is a great banquet!” – Chris Comeaux, President/CEO Four Seasons What you have in your hands is the most unique and potent book on leadership you could lay your hands on. It introduces the concept of virtuosity as the crowning achievement in all leadership.
In these 20 “lessons,” one of the world’s leading consultants – Lee Thayer – brings you the building blocks for becoming a virtuoso leader:
1. The “Lucky” Leader 2. The “Good” Leader 3. The Real-World Leader 4. The Imaginative Leader 5. The Trustworthy Leader 6. The Triangulating Leader 7. The Articulate Leader 8. The Responsible Leader 9. The Defi ning Leader 10. The Caring Leader 11. The Accomplishment-Minded Leader 12. The Learning Leader 13. The Seductive Leader 14. The Intolerant Leader 15. The Potent Leader 16. The Omnipresent Leader 17. The Frugal Leader 18. The Strategic Leader 19. The Passionate Leader 20. The Performing Leader
You will return again and again to the wisdom you can partake of here. You may be challenged, but rewarded all at the same time. As one reviewer put it, “The son of a gun made me think.” That’s what Dr. Thayer aims to do in this book. Becoming a virtuoso requires mastery of the basics. Beyond that, it requires a new and different way of thinking about the role of leader. This book provides that in a provocative but practical way – as only the virtuoso executive coach and consultant Lee Thayer could do it.