Sports and Leadership

It's the classic metaphor: how victory in sports can inform victory in business. How to hit a big score, with ballfield straight talk from the sports stars.

High Altitude Leadership
Book
 

Chris Warner and Don Schmincke

Jossey-Bass, 2008

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Lessons learned on the world’s highest mountains can help you reach your peak as a leader.
Beautiful Game Theory
Book

Ignacio Palacios-Huerta

Princeton UP, 2014

(8)

Soccer is a perfect aide for understanding economics; game theory offers an unorthodox look at “the beautiful game.”
On the Edge
Book
 

Alison Levine

Business Plus, 2014

(8)

Leadership skills help you thrive in a harsh environment, whether it’s Mt. Everest or the global marketplace.
How Did I Get Here?
Book

Tony Hawk and Pat Hawk

Wiley, 2010

(8)

Do business with an adrenaline boost – like skateboard champion Tony Hawk.