What is the source of leadership?

Changing Culture Podcast - The Source of LeadershipLeadership has been defined by some as the ability to influence others. If that is true, then what is the source of that influence? Where does leadership come from? In this Changing Culture Podcast, I discuss this and its impact on change within an organization, community, and culture.

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[podcast]http://wdavidphillips.com/audio/leadership-passion_vision.mp3[/podcast]

Book Recommendation

The Leadership Challenge

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For more than 25 years, this book has been the most trusted source on becoming a better leader, selling more than 2 million copies in over 20 languages since its first publication. This all-new edition places their enduring work in context for today’s world, proving how leadership is a relationship that must be nurtured, and most importantly, that it can be learned.

David has been a systems thinker most of his life. He has started three businesses as well as designed and developed systems and processes in existing organizations. He has a Doctorate in Leadership and has also done additional post-graduate work in communications.