We look to leaders in business and government to have the genius to know the future and lead the rest of us to where that vision becomes a reality. This book presents the essence of leadership that relies on a leader's tenacity to plot a course that can withstand and even be propelled by the dynamism that the modern business terrain contains.
Donald Sull is a professor of strategy and the faculty director of executive education at the London Business School. He received his bachelor's, master's, and doctorate degrees from Harvard University, where he taught entrepreneurship. Prior to his academic career, professor Sull worked as a consultant with McKinsey & Company and as a management investor with a leveraged buyout firm. He blogs for the Financial Times (www.blogs.ft.com/donsullblog).