This updated edition of management guru Ken Blanchard’s classic work Leadership and the One Minute Manager® teaches leaders the world renowned method of developing self-reliance in those they manage: Situational Leadership® II.
From Leadership and the One Minute Manager® you’ll learn why tailoring management styles to individual employees is so important; why knowing when to delegate, support, or direct is critical; and how to identify the leadership style suited to a particular person.
By consistently using Situational Leadership® II’s proven model and powerful techniques, leaders can develop and retain competent, committed employees. This remarkable, easy-to-follow book is a priceless guide to personalized leadership that elicits the best performance from your staff—and the best bottom line for any business.
I really enjoyed this book. It's very well written and easy to follow. While reading it I discovered that I am actually already applying many of the situational leadership techniques it describes. Now I know what else to do in order to become a more well rounded manager.
I have read two books re: Situational Leadership from Ken Blanchard and they are great. The book does a great job of teaching concepts in realistic settings. Can’t wait to pick up the next one!