Apples Are Square: Thinking Differently About Leadership by Susan Smith KuczmarskiApples Are Square: Thinking Differently About Leadership by Susan Smith Kuczmarski

Apples Are Square: Thinking Differently About Leadership

bySusan Smith Kuczmarski, Thomas D. KuczmarskiForeword byDeepak Chopra

Hardcover | April 30, 2012

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Featuring a foreword by Deepak Chopra and interviews with dozens of leadership pioneers, this book provides a seven-step prescription for creating a compassionately competitive work culture. This groundbreaking strategy shows how collaborators, not controllers, dare to create success by reshaping the workplace in unexpected ways, with a focus on topics such as humility, compassion, inclusiveness, and values-based decisiveness. The interviewees include Craig Newmark, founder of Craigslist; Mary Ellen Weber, former NASA astronaut; and Chris Zorich, former NFL star.

Susan Smith Kuczmarski is an expert on values-based leadership. For more than three decades she has conducted innovative leadership programs, taught at seven universities, worked for three nonprofit organizations, including the United Nations, and cofounded the innovation-management consulting firm Kuczmarski & Associates. She currentl...
Title:Apples Are Square: Thinking Differently About LeadershipFormat:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.98 inPublished:April 30, 2012Publisher:Book Ends PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0615576079

ISBN - 13:9780615576077

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“The Kuczmarski’s make a key finding—managing and motivating people with compassionate, collaborative, transparent and inclusive leadership not only positively affects the traditional bottom line, it also gives a boost to hard measures including ROI, stock price and operating earnings.”  —The Hindu