HBR's 10 Must Reads on Leadership Lessons from Sports (featuring interviews with Sir Alex Ferguson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Andre Agassi)
|Author:||Harvard Business Review|
|Series:||HBR's 10 Must Reads|
The world's elite athletes and coaches achieve high performance through inspiring leadership, strategic choices, and mental toughness. Harvard Business Review has talked to many of them throughout the years to learn how their success can translate to business leadership.If you read nothing else on management lessons from the world of sports, read these 10 articles by athletes, coaches, and experts in the field. We've combed through Harvard Business Review's archive and selected the articles that will best help you drive your performance - whether as an individual contributor or a leader.This book will inspire you to:Improve your weaknesses, not just your strengthsHold everyone to high standards - especially your starsFind meaning in success - and in challengeTake care of your body for sustained mental performanceIdentify the right rivalries to bring out the best in youBuild your team from the bottom upUnderstand where the analogy of sports and business doesn't work.
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