Athletic CEOs by Stanislav Shekshnia & Alexey Ulanovsky & Veronika Zagieva


ISBN
9781785271199
Published
Binding
Paperback
Pages
216
Dimensions
153 x 229 x 25mm

'Athletic CEOs: Leadership in Turbulent Times' is about leaders who do not lead by the book: people who score low on emotional intelligence, do not praise their subordinates, and rarely provide constructive feedback or celebrate small wins. Yet it is also a book about high-performing transformational leaders - Alexander Dyukov (Gazprom Neft), German Gref (Sberbank), Eugene Kaspersky (Kaspersky Lab) and Vitaly Saveliev (Aeroflot). Each of them has created a formidable enterprise that is delivering sustainable growth in profits and shareholder value; setting new standards for the industry; leaving a positive impact on its employees and on the country and the regions it operates in; and - most remarkably - continuing to reinvent itself.



Stanislav Shekshnia, Alexey Ulanovsky and Veronika Zagieva have studied the work of these leaders for a decade and developed a model of leadership that delivers superior results in a specific context, that is, one of fast obsolescence, high turbulence, intense government interference, mediocre levels of human capital development and traditionally high levels of managerial control. The model is called Athletic Leadership because of the strong parallels between the protagonists' attitudes and behaviors and those of top sportspeople. Athletic Leaders share a formative experience of practising competitive sports in their youth, facing early adversity as leaders of important projects, and changing companies and industries along the way. They possess two traits that define their leadership personality: mental toughness and adaptability. Athletic CEOs also use specific iterative behavioral and mental strategies at work - 'meta-practices' of Athletic Leadership. They deliver superior operational and financial results (leadership outputs) and transform their followers, companies, industries and communities (leadership outcomes).



Written for people who are interested in the subject of leadership in business, 'Athletic CEOs: Leadership in Turbulent Times' offers interesting ideas and practical insights for people from other walks of life such as politics, government and education.
Mothers Day Catalogue 2024 x Book Frenzy
19.99
RRP: $24.99
20% off RRP


This product is unable to be ordered online. Please check in-store availability.
Instore Price: $24.99
Enter your Postcode or Suburb to view availability and delivery times.

You might also like

Leaders Eat Last
24.99
19.99
20% Off
Extreme Ownership
29.99
23.99
20% Off
Trump The Art Of The Deal
24.99
19.99
20% Off
Head And Heart
34.99
27.99
20% Off
How Successful People Lead
19.99
15.99
20% Off
Leading
24.99
19.99
20% Off
Leadership Secrets
12.99
6.99
46% Off

RRP refers to the Recommended Retail Price as set out by the original publisher at time of release.
The RRP set by overseas publishers may vary to those set by local publishers due to exchange rates and shipping costs.
Due to our competitive pricing, we may have not sold all products at their original RRP.