Cut through faddish, flavor-of-the-month leadership approaches and get in extremis. Col. Thomas Kolditz shows how extreme life-and-death situations can offer profound lessons for leaders in any setting. Kolditzâ€™s research reveals that the leadership skills and principles evident in dangerous settings also apply to leading in business and everyday life.
Kolditz describes a variety of high-risk situations that are ideal settings to seek and find great leaders, assess how they might be different, and gleans valuable insights for extraordinary leadership in everyday lives. Through heart-stopping real-life stories of leaders in these extreme situations, Kolditz insists that leaders at all levels can improve their effectiveness.