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Famous Leaders Summaries

Who are the most noteworthy leaders in business? What is the secret of their success? And what can we learn from them?

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Todd Henry

Portfolio, 2013

(7)

Rwanda, Inc.
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Patricia Crisafulli and Andrea Redmond

Palgrave Macmillan, 2012

(7)

The Steve Jobs Way
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Jay Elliot and William L. Simon

Vanguard Press, 2011

(7)

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Marc Ecko

Touchstone, 2013

(7)

Bloodlands
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Timothy Snyder

Basic Books, 2012

(10)

The Way to Wealth
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Benjamin Franklin

Applewood Books, 1986

(9)

The Art of Being Unreasonable
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Eli Broad

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2012

(7)

Winning
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Jack Welch and Suzy Welch

HarperBusiness, 2005

(8)

Do Nothing!
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J. Keith Murnighan

Portfolio, 2012

(7)

Upgrade
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Rana Florida

McGraw-Hill, 2013

(7)

Steve Jobs
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Walter Isaacson

Simon & Schuster, 2011

(8)

Steal Like an Artist
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Austin Kleon

Workman Publishing, 2012

(8)

Think Like Zuck
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Ekaterina Walter

McGraw-Hill, 2012

(6)

Design Like Apple
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John Edson

John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2012

(8)

Business Brilliant
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Lewis Schiff

HarperBusiness, 2013

(7)

Delivering Happiness
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Tony Hsieh

Business Plus, 2010

(8)

The Corner Office
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Adam Bryant

Times Books, 2011

(7)

Team of Rivals
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Doris Kearns Goodwin

Simon & Schuster, 2012

(8)

Better, Stronger, Faster
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Brad Rosser

Infinite Ideas, 2009

(8)

The Power of Citizenship
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Scott D. Reich

BenBella, 2013

(8)

Inside Apple
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Adam Lashinsky

Business Plus, 2012

(8)

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