Good to Great, by Jim Collins


Good to Great is a book on business and business leadership. What business (pun intended) do I have with it?

I’m not a company owner or a CEO and have nothing to do with the corporate world. Yet even someone like me drew out a few useful and encouraging ideas and tips on leadership and well, life.  I’ve been wanting to read Good to Great ever since the Global Leadership Summit, and it fits the “reading out of my comfort zone ” bill.

The ideas I liked best in this book is the concept of Level 5 Leadership and the Hedgehog Concept. Let me explain more about the latter, because it is very applicable in life, whether you’re in business or not.

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