Jean Lipman-Blumen is a co-founding director of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Leadership. She has a different approach to the leadership question than any we've seen here to date: WHAT TO AVOID.
Her recent book, discussed in our interview, is The Allure of Toxic Leaders: Why We Follow Destructive Bosses and Corrupt Politicians—and How We Can Survive Them. Another of her six books, The Connective Edge: Leading in an Interdependent World, was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize.
Read the interview here.