Bob Danzig, the former CEO of Hearst Newspapers, has tapped into the source of leadership by nailing down nine powers of leadership inherent in every person. In this masterful book, Bob presents 34 inspiring profiles of successful leaders who, together, define leadership. Profiles include: Itzhak Perlman, Beverly Stills, Ted Turner, Katharine Graham, Wayne Huizenga, Lee Iacocca, Al Neuharth and Jack Welch. These empowering stories, along with Bob’s innovative wisdom and advice, offer readers a guidebook for nurturing their own leadership potential. Meet yourself in this spirited book. Suitable for all ages and professions.
Bob Danzig's Insights: “I believe the core lubricant for growing your personal oak tree is nourishment of the leader within you. Through my experiences, I’ve come to view leadership as a series of powers that do not have to be learned. The potential for leadership is within every single person, regardless of age, background or position. Although you may not be aware of these powers, I am convinced they are IN YOU, waiting to be discovered, nurtured, and mastered. The Leader Within You has a straightforward objective: to encourage you to be active participants in shaping your own future. Whether you’re focused on living your own life with greater serenity; on your way to middle-management; or beaming your eyes on the prize of leading others effectively—you can better achieve your ultimate goals by nurturing the leader within you.".