The Reality Test: Still relying on strategy? (Paperback)Robert Rowland Smith (author)
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Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 275 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 20 mm
Practical, wise and very much based in reality, this book will make anyone running a business a more shrewd, and probably a more successful, leader. -- Andrew Cahn, former CEO of UK Trade and Investment
I regard Robert Rowland Smith as simply the most intelligent person I know. After reading this book you will understand why. -- Guy Fraser-Sampson, Senior Fellow, Cass Business School
The Reality Test cuts through turgid corporate "leadership speak" to get the heart of the matter - it should be required reading for any aspiring leader. If 'Fred the Shred' of HBOS had taken the Reality Test, perhaps we wouldn't be living through the biggest recession since the 1930s. -- Lord Victor O. Adebowale CBE, CEO of Turning Point
Robert Rowland Smith asks the practical questions that really matter to business leaders - this book will do more than make you think, it will make you do something -- Matt Kingdon, co-founder of ?What If! and author of The Science of Serendipity
Intriguing...thought-provoking -- Frank Dillon * Irish Times *
Praise for Driving with Plato: 'This is a fascinating and deeply impressive book * Daily Mail *
Witty, inventive and intelligent * THES *
Smith has the suave wit of the professional intellectual. * The Financial Times *
Not only will this book entertain you, educate you and amuse you, it may very well help you stay younger * Bookbag *
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