Pinpoints the heart of how to be a leader: create Vision, Inspiration, and Momentum.
Vision: creating meaning; seeding and testing; sculpting skills.
Inspiration: building trust; engaging and uniting; repeating and reinforcing.
Momentum: encouraging initiative, galvanising progress, clearing the way.
"Leadership: it takes many forms, is hard to define, but you know it when you see it.
This book should be of great help not only to the aspiring leader, but also to those who are already in that role." - Harry Langstaff, former Brigadier, the British Army.
Starts by asking what skills an effective coach or manager must now possess to boost the performance of their coachees.
In response, it summarises the most important research in areas such as
neuroscience, sports psychology and mindfulness, positive psychology, mastery and goal-setting
offers a clear, simple and practical guide to how this new thinking can help coaches and managers to
develop their own coaching practices.
"A coach for the coaches! Max Landsberg has created an entirely new approach to coaching - you'll
be more effective than ever, and your clients will thank you for it.
Landsberg has identified the most important coaching tools available!"
- Marshall Goldsmith, author of NYT#1 and global bestsellers.
Shows how the leader can create a virtuous circle of engagement and motivation in the team (and in him/herself).
Offers the VICTORY checklist: Vision; Impetus; Taking the plunge; Observing outcomes; Reponding to feedback; You!
"In sport, it's easy to have an exciting vision. In business, that's often more difficult,
but the process for turning that goal into reality is just the same.
This book shows you how to make vision exciting and how to follow it through." - Greg Searle, Olympic Gold-Medallist and World Champion Oarsman