This book is athought-provoking look at ethical responses to leadership challenges. I highlyrecommend it as a tool for having meaningful discussions with leaders in yourorganization. --Dr. Mark Goulston,M.D., Co-Founder of Heartfelt Leadership and Author of InternationalBest-Seller Just Listen
Thank you, Linda! It'sabout time we got past the simplistic rule-based do's and dont's approach toethics that ties us in can't-win knots. 7 Lenses offers just the type ofprinciple-based ethics leaders can use to take responsibility for the greatestnumber of wins across diverse contexts.
--Christopher Avery, Founder and President,Partnerwerks, Inc.
7 Lenses is a CEO must-read for gaining a freshperspective on ethical leadership and what it can mean to the success of yourorganization.
--Chip Conley, Founder Joie de VivreHospitality and Fest300 and NY Times Best Selling Author of Emotional Equations
A business book that not only discusses how toimprove business, but also how to build a better world. Well done, Linda.
--KeithFerrazzi, NY Times Best Selling Author of Who s Got Your Back?
Oscar & Felix, Laurel & Hardy, MarilynMonroe & Arthur Miller odd couples or matches made in heaven? In her newbook, 7 Lenses, Linda Fisher Thornton challenges us to take a deeper look athow ethics and leadership not only go well together but are inextricablyconnected to the other s success. --Marshall Goldsmith the Thinkers50 AwardWinner (sponsored by Harvard Business Review) for Most-Influential LeadershipThinker in the World
--MarshallGoldsmith the Thinkers50 Award Winner (sponsored by Harvard Business Review)for Most-Influential Leadership Thinker in the World
About the Author
Linda Fisher Thornton isleading a movement to bring out the best in people and organizations throughproactive ethical leadership. Named one of the 2013 Top 100 Thought Leaders inTrustworthy Business Behavior by Trust Across America, Linda is CEO of Leadingin Context LLC and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Leadership for The Universityof Richmond School of Professional and Continuing Studies. Linda's focus as aleadership development consultant is on understanding ethical responsibilities,using respectful interpersonal behavior and building high-trust workplaceswhere employees can do their best work. A recognized authority on the future ofethical leadership, she tells the human story of the kind of leadership we need- fully inclusive, respecting differences, and building trust insideorganizations and across boundaries. Her business website isLeadinginContext.com.