The Strategist: Be the Leader Your Business Needs (Paperback)Cynthia Montgomery (author)
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Strategy is about identifying why your business matters, not just analysing the competition. Cynthia Montgomery reveals how leaders can embrace the crucial role of The Strategist to really define and drive the objectives and advantages to power their companies forward.
Based on her legendary strategy course, one of the most oversubscribed executive courses at Harvard Business School, Cynthia Montgomery offers a radically new perspective on a leader's most vial role.
Montgomery's course teaches seasoned executives, owners and CEOs a totally new way to understand how to lead with vision and values, a way that fuses leadership with strategy. She shows that strategy is not just a tool for outwitting the competition - it is the most powerful means a leader has for shaping a firm itself.
Montgomery takes the readers through the paces of her world-renowned course, teaching them how to develop the skills and sensibilities that living strategy and real leadership demand.
No other book marries strategy and leadership in the same way - a way readers will find challenging, intriguing, and ultimately, inspiring.
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 208
Weight: 200 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 16 mm
"Offers a clear summary of how to think about the overlap between strategy and execution. In terms of basic usefulness, [this book] outshines books several times its length." (Financial Times)
"I thoroughly enjoyed and highly recommend this book." (Dr. Tom Clarke, President of New Business Ventures, Nike, Inc.)
"A clear roadmap to develop successful, customized strategies for organizations and the people who lead them." (Craigie Zildjian, CEO, Avedis Zildjian Company)
"Wherever you are in the world... you will find this book a joyful companion as you reinvent yourself and the world around you." (Ashok Vasudevan, Founder and CEO of Tasty Bite)
"Will make you sit up and take actions that will have a lasting and positive effect on your company. If you are ready for a life changing journey, read on." (Peter Henderson, Chairman, Indigo Telecomm)
"This is a personal call to action for leaders ... breathing new life into the day-to-day life of a company." (The Tucson Citizen)