Everyone enjoys a good victory. However, seasoned executives know that the professional strength of a leader and his or her organization is forged during times of change. In some cases, a single crisis can be the make-or-break point for a company. Soundview is offering three new summaries that can help you excel in a crisis, challenge long-standing limitations and provide excellent leadership.
Lukaszewski on Crisis Communication by James E. Lukaszewski. In this industry-defining book on crisis management and leadership recovery, James Lukaszewski introduces a concept rarely dealt with in crisis communication and operational response planning: managing the victim dimension of crisis. Delivered in his straight-talking style backed with compelling case studies, Lukaszewski on Crisis Communication is your guide to preparing for a crisis and the explosive visibility that comes with it.
Tipping Sacred Cows by Jake Breeden. Tipping Sacred Cows reveals what it takes to overcome the dangerous behaviors that masquerade as virtues at work and how you can lead with fewer self-imposed limitations and greater results. Based on his experience coaching leaders in 27 countries and on the latest research in behavioral economics, neuroscience and psychology, Jake Breeden offers proven, powerful strategies for handling the seven most common “sacred cows” so that you can gain a clear path to reaching your fullest potential at work.
Unusually Excellent by John Hamm. The business environment may change, but no management trend can displace the core laws of excellent leadership. Unusually Excellent offers both seasoned and aspiring leaders a framework for understanding and applying the fundamentals of leadership at every stage in their careers. John Hamm demonstrates that any leader can excel by consistently putting into action the Necessary Nine skills: being authentic, trustworthy and compelling; leading people, strategy and execution; communicating, making decisions and making an impact.