Bridging the Disconnect between Leadership Theory and Practice

Susan Cramm, leadership coach, author, and former CFO and CIO, is committed to the principle that the best leaders take care of business by taking care of the people entrusted to their care.

Bridging the Disconnect between Leadership Theory and PracticeIf you haven’t read the book Leadership BS: Fixing Workplaces and Careers One Truth at a Time , by Stanford business school professor Jeffrey Pfeffer , you are missing out. Pfeffer lambasts the leadership development industry — including business schools, human resource departments, authors, and leadership programs and coaches — for being clueless about the harsh political realities of the workplace, and for promoting behaviors that [...]