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Leadership : fifty great leaders and the worlds they made
Call Number: 920.02 POL
Examines the achievements of fifty men and women throughout history who used their power for both good as well as evil in the areas of politics, military affairs, business, religion, the arts, and the sciences including Winston Churchill, Karl Marx, Pericles, Adolf Hitler, and Napoleon.
The classic touch : lessons in leadership from Homer to Hemingway
Call Number: 303.3 CLE
Explore what classic works of literature, from Shakespeare's "King Lear" to Thoreau's "Walden" to Homer's "The Iliad", reveal about the business world, applying the lessons of their work to the problems modern managers and leaders face.
Advice from the presidents : the student's guide to reaching the top in business and politics
Call Number: 658.4 THO
Examines the lives of nearly 200 presidential candidates, both winners and losers, describing their experiences and their perspective on achieving success.
Wisdom for a young CEO : incredible letters and inspiring advice from today's business leaders
Call Number: 658.4 BAR
Presents the responses a fourteen-year-old boy received when he wrote to numerous business leaders asking what it takes to become a CEO, including advice from Harvey Golub of American Express, Len Riggio of Barnes and Noble, and Betsy Holden of Kraft Foods North America.