This on demand audio series is a part of the Executive Girlfriends Group Vignette Series. Chicke Fitzgerald interviews American leadership icon, Frances Hesselbein. The original live interview was 3/2/12.
Tracing her development as a leader, Frances Hesselbein reveals her remarkable personal story and the principles that have served and guided her well throughout her extraordinary life. Written in an intimate and compelling voice, this book delivers key leadership lessons applicable to leaders in every walk of life.
My Life in Leadership offers a look at what shaped Frances Hesselbein personally and as a leader, from her youth in the hills western Pennsylvania to her professional journey with the Girl Scouts of the USA where she went from troop leader to transformational CEO, to how Peter Drucker handpicked her to found and lead the Drucker Foundation, and how she later transitioned the Foundation to the Leader to Leader Institute. With excitement and humility, she relives the key moments that have shaped her life of leadership including the day she received the country’s highest civilian award, the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Frances Hesselbein is editor-in-chief of Leader to Leader, founding president of the Drucker Foundation, is currently the president and CEO of the Leader to Leader Institute, and former chief executive of the Girl Scouts of the U.S.A.
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Frances’ website is http://www.hesselbeininstitute.org/about/fhbio.html
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