On becoming a leader
I have Warren Bennis’ book “On Becoming A Leader: The Leadership Classic–Updated And Expanded” and it looks/sounds pretty good. I won’t crack the spine until I finish one of the other four I am reading right now. Too many books on similar subjects and I get it all mucked up! Not to mention too many books at once and it takes longer to read any one book.
Nerd Power! :)
“I think that every person has to make a genuine contribution in their lives and the institution of work is one of the main vehicles to achieving this”, he has said. “I’m more and more convinced that individual leaders can create a human community that will, in the long run, lead to the best organizations.”
– Warren Bennis; pasted from Thinkers 50
What am I listening to today
Methods of Mayhem: Methods of Mayhem
* This album rocks!
Goo Goo Dolls: Give A Litte Bit
– Give A Little Bit
I can hardly believe it
I am looking at the contract I just signed with the university…I get to go back to school. Battle #1 is won; now I have to fight a few inner battles and kick some butt in classes. Who would have thought I went through a major battle with the same office four years ago almost to the day?
BD on the prowl…teachers look out!
“Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win.”