The Leader Habit

Master the Skills You Need to Lead--in Just Minutes a Day

The Leader Habit

Author: Martin Lanik
Pub Date: April 2018
Print Edition: $25.00
Print ISBN: 9780814439340
Page Count: 256
Format: Hardback
e-Book ISBN: 9780814439357

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“What is the formula for being a successful leader? It’s a series of habits. Martin Lanik teaches you just what those habits are in The Leader Habit!”— Marshall Goldsmith, New York Times #1 bestselling author of Triggers and What Got You Here Won’t Get You There

The Leader Habit’s simple formula makes leadership sticky. A must-read for everyone wishing to build habit-forming leadership programs.” — Nir Eyal, bestselling author of Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products

“Martin Lanik’s thought leadership has helped transform how we approach leader-ship development. The secret to success is in building powerful habits so leadership becomes as natural as making your bed or brushing your teeth. I highly recommend this book to everyone and every organization that has invested in leadership development, but has yet to fully realize their potential.” — Julia Smith, Head of People Excellence at AIG

“Thought-provoking, insightful, and practical! Few books become essential manuals for developing leaders. The Leader Habit is one of those books. Martin Lanik gives you the daily exercises that turn effective leadership behaviors into ingrained habits. Forget classes—this is the cutting-edge approach for every modern corporation willing to invest in their future.” — Kathy Flynn, Vice President of Human Resources at CenturyLink

“We are what we practice the most. Leaders are no exception, and they need to take this rule to heart if they are going to connect with their employees. A refreshing approach to leadership development that finally hits the bull’s-eye on what needs to be done to make leaders more effective.” — Michael Rochelle, Chief Strategy Officer and Principal HCM Analyst at Brandon Hall Group

“Leadership is about doing. This book will help you develop two key features of ‘doing’—skills and habits. Five minutes of daily practice with any one of 22 core leadership skills can lead to a lifetime of effective leadership habits. The ROI is immediate.” — Wayne Cascio, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor at The Business School, University of Colorado Denver

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