Leadership Lessons from the Civil War: Winning Strategies


  • Hardcover
  • 256 pages
  • Leadership Lessons from the Civil War: Winning Strategies for Today's Managers
  • Tom Wheeler
  • English
  • 13 May 2016
  • 9780385495189

10 thoughts on “Leadership Lessons from the Civil War: Winning Strategies for Today's Managers

  1. Matthew Matthew says:

    I was really excited to read this book and I really did enjoy it It such an interesting way to think about leadership It was clearly written and I really appreciated how he connect civil war battles and business ventures I would recommend it to history buffs and those who hope to increase their leadership skills


  2. Lori Pollitt Lori Pollitt says:

    I picked this book not really knowing what it was The civil war stories were much interesting to me than the business aspect of the book The lessons however could be applied to any part of ones life


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Leadership Lessons from the Civil War: Winning Strategies for Today's Managers[Download] ➵ Leadership Lessons from the Civil War: Winning Strategies for Today's Managers By Tom Wheeler – Thomashillier.co.uk Strategic lessons for today's business leaders culled from the great leaders and battlefield decisions of the Civil WarWar Tom Stoppard writes in his brilliant play Travesties is capitalism with the g Strategic lessons for today's business leaders from the ePUB ☆ culled from the great leaders and battlefield decisions of the Civil WarWar Tom Stoppard writes in his brilliant play Travesties is capitalism with the gloves offBusiness has often been likened to war Given their similarities what better way to learn about strategic business leadership than from the battlefield triumphs and catastrophes of America's greatest conflict the Civil War In Leadership Lessons from the Civil War former CEO and telecommunications leader Leadership Lessons eBook Î Tom Wheeler distills basic leadership strategies used in the Civil War into nine specific lessons illustrated with in depth stories of battlefield decisions that can help guide business leaders todayThrough Union General George McClellan's devastating encounters with Confederate General Robert E Lee for example we see the conseuences of one leader's fear of failure ultimate defeat Had McClellan been courageous enough to employ his advantage in troop size and position he could have handily defeated Lee several Lessons from the PDF/EPUB ¿ times in the war Lee on the other hand was willing to risk everything to achieve victory which helped make victory possibleAmong the time tested lessons Wheeler convincingly illustrates Never fight today's battles with yesterday's tactics The greatest campaigns are often decided by the smallest skirmishes If you can't win change the rulesIn the course of the book Wheeler Lessons from the Civil War: PDF \ recounts his own experiences in the telecommunications industry using the war stories of such media moguls as Craig Lessons from the Civil War: PDF \ McCaw Ted Turner and Gerald Levin as examples of modern day Stonewall Jacksons and Jeb Stuarts who apply these strategic lessons to today's corporate battlesBased on the life or death triumphs and failures of America's greatest military campaigns Leadership Lessons from the Civil War is an inspiring and extraordinarily readable guide to business leadership and decision making.