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Hesselbein on Leadership

Frances Hesselbein. Jossey-Bass, $19.95 (176pp) ISBN 978-0-7879-6392-7

Frances Hesselbein was once a volunteer troop leader, made her way up to CEO of the Girl Scouts of America and is now the chairman of the Peter F. Drucker Foundation for Nonprofit Management. She obviously knows the intricacies of leadership, and in Hesselbein on Leadership, she shares specific leadership principles and her thoughts on innovation, change, diversity and being a female leader. The slim volume dishes out valuable tidbits of advice, such as ""regularly acknowledge the contributions of those within and outside the organization"" and ""create organizations in which people know that it's their job... to care about the results."" (Sept.)