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Executive Wisdom
By Richard R. Kilburg

Executive Wisdom

Coaching and the Emergence of Virtuous Leaders

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Executive Wisdom by Richard R. Kilburg

Book Description

This book uniquely integrates a large body of historical, philosophical, psychological, and business models and methods as they relate to executive coaching and leadership development, for individuals, dyads, teams, and executive groups. What is executive wisdom, and how can it be developed through coaching? Executive wisdom emerges from a complex matrix of factors that affect an individual leader's thoughts, behavior, and emotions, including his or her organization, biopsychosocial systems, behavioral interfaces, internalized human wisdom system, external and internal challenges, and environment. It develops through the discernment, decision making, and executive action that leaders take in their daily lives. Synthesizing a rich array of concepts and processes, such as wisdom mapping, Kilburg deepens the reader's understanding of leadership performance and explains the causes and consequences of executive failure.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781591474029
ISBN-10: 1591474027
Format: Hardback
(259mm x 195mm x 28mm)
Pages: 416
Imprint: American Psychological Association
Publisher: American Psychological Association
Publish Date: 15-Nov-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Richard R. Kilburg

Richard Kilburg is based at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. He is the author of Executive Coaching: Developing Managerial Wisdom in a World of Chaos (APA, 2000).

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