Guts! Companies That Blow The Doors Off Business-as-usual
(KEVIN and JACKIE FREIBERG)
Guts! one of the most important Leadership traits has been presented by Kevin and Jackie Freiberg in a simple and easily understandable language. The authors have brought out interesting cases handled by leaders in different companies to wriggle out of complex situations to make their company real winners. The power of decision making which is the most important characteristic of a Leader can be groomed and developed only in a person with Guts say the authors. The book can be used as a reference material for all those who intend to become successful business leaders. The authors say that Leaders who can take different paths, build different cultures, develop a sense of ownership, pick out suitable people to assist them, have excellent inter-personal relationship with all workers, instill confidence in every employee, make workplaces as fun and enjoyment, will be leaders with Guts with whom the success of the business rests. The brief given in each of the case studies in red block letters make it easy for the readers to get a fair idea of the coverage of the chapter. The idea of presenting the total content of the book in a nutshell through GUT CHECK format is very handy and will be of great use to leaders who need to take a quick glance of the Gut Check qualities. The author has cleverly used stories from big corporations to make it easy for readers to understand the situations in which a leader should have GUTS to take decisions that might change the entire culture and business environment of the company in which it operates. This book should be kept in all corporate libraries to enable CEOs and Managers to read and practise.