Famous Leaders

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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Simon & Schuster, 2015

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Public Affairs, 2015

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Ashlee Vance

Ecco, 2015

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Ed Catmull and Amy Wallace

Random House, 2014

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Charlie Jones and Kim Doren

Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2013

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John Sviokla and Mitch Cohen

Portfolio, 2014

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Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen

Vintage Books, 2013

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Tony Robbins

Simon & Schuster, 2014

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Steve Harvey

Amistad, 2014

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Lawrence A. Cunningham

Columbia UP, 2014

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Robert Bruce Shaw

Jossey-Bass, 2014

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Hillary Rodham Clinton

Wall Street Journal Books, 2014

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Jeffrey A. Krames

AMACOM, 2014

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Brad Stone

Little, Brown, 2013

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Peter Andrews and Fiona Wood

Palgrave Macmillan, 2014

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Todd Henry

Portfolio, 2013

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Patricia Crisafulli and Andrea Redmond

Palgrave Macmillan, 2012

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Marc Eckō

Touchstone, 2013

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Scott D. Reich

BenBella, 2013

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Richard Branson

Portfolio, 2012

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Famous Leaders

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