Best Leadership Books of All Time

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On Becoming a Leader by Warren Bennis (1989)

This thought-provoking classic of business literature draws from hundreds of interviews to help answer the question: What is a good leader? Professor Bennis, a pioneer in leadership studies, casts his net wide, examining the psychological and philosophical attributes of thinkers, scientists, executives, and entertainers who all share an ability to unite people in a common purpose. Anyone looking for a comprehensive, well-researched, and actionable guide to being a better leader could not do better than Bennis' insightful tome.