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.
Great read! Self motivating for office politics and a great perspective.Published 2 days ago by chappella
I have read this book several times, I use it as a reference very good vision of leadershipPublished 3 months ago by Carlos a Fernández G
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 8 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 10 months ago by Through the Wardrobe
Excellent advice and principles from the General. He "keeps it simple stupid " for everyone to understand. You won't be disappointed!Published 17 months ago by Kerol
As a history major in his junior year of college, Harari's book on Secretary Powell's leadership was vastly underwhelming. Read morePublished 19 months ago by R.A.
Business professor Oren Harari (1949-2010) encapsulated Colin Powell's lessons of leadership in 24 three-page chapters. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Andrew Everett
Good book for guiding those of us who wish to succeed, and show us things we could do to become more successful. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Phil Love