The Powell Principles details the decision-making habits, success strategies, and leadership philosophies of Secretary of State Colin Powell. Filled with insights that are as refreshingly honest as they are grittily real, this concise, no-nonsense book reveals the keys to Powell's unprecedented success, keys that include:
Colin Powell rose from the hardscrabble streets of the Bronx to become the man Newsweek calls "...the most respected figure in American public life." Let The Powell Principles introduce you to the principles that drove him to the top and provide you with a blueprint for inspiring anyone--including yourself--to achieve extraordinary levels of professional success.--This text refers to the Paperback edition.
Oren Harari is a professor of management at the McLaren Graduate School of Business, University of San Francisco, and author of the national bestseller Leadership Secrets of Colin Powell.
I purchased this as a gift for my son, so I have not read it. He says it is good and is passing it around as required reading to his team leads.Published 24 days ago by Van W
Great read! Self motivating for office politics and a great perspective.Published 2 months ago by chappella
I have read this book several times, I use it as a reference very good vision of leadershipPublished 5 months ago by Carlos a Fernández G
I heard General Powell at a conference. I was impressed with his humor and honored to be in the room with such a great leader. Read morePublished 10 months ago by GNTX
You can not go wrong with Colin Powell. I brought this book for recharging purposes. Sometimes one must go back to the roots and reboot the batteries.Published 10 months ago by james
I get the best experience of this book reading one of the very brief principles and putting it back down to let it "digest" over time. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Through the Wardrobe