Amy Walters Cohen
Researcher, Author, Speaker.
Photo by Vicki Knights Photography
Paradoxical thinking is no longer a 'nice-to-have' but a necessity.
The world today's leaders are operating in is fundamentally different from previous generations. To sustain high performance, it won't be enough to 'do what's always been done'. Fresh thinking is required.
Relentless change. Pressing global challenges. Mounting societal expectations. The world today’s leaders are operating in is fundamentally different from that of previous generations. At least 12 megatrends are radically redefining the leadership environment and to sustain high performance it won’t be enough to ‘do what’s always been done’. Fresh thinking is required.
Ruthlessly Caring explores how five paradoxical mindsets are key to high performance and effective decision making in this new era of business. By evolving your identity to be —ruthlessly caring, ambitiously appreciative, politically virtuous, confidently humble, and responsibly daring — you can raise your leadership game to the next level.
This book is packed full of research, practical top tips, metaphors, stories, and first-hand 'leader-to-leader' accounts - equipping you navigate tough day-to-day reality of senior leadership and helping you to shake up and evolve old habits.
It is a must-read for any executive, director, manager, or aspiring senior leader who wants to get the best out of themselves and the people they lead, now and in the years to come.