Commissioned by President Thomas Jefferson to explore the rumored Northwest Passage, Lewis and Clark instead discovered a seemingly endless land whose very existence foretold a future America infinitely different from what had been imagined.
Against staggering odds, these unique men inspired such absolute loyalty in each other and in their group that they are still widely regarded as the most successful leadership team in American history.
Today's leadership adventures unfold in the rugged terrain of business, and who better than Lewis and Clark to lead us through its toughest challenges? Their story resonates with business leaders of our time because they had to:
Most importantly, they had to persevere and change course in the face of adversity. Their lessons will inspire business leaders to take their teams to new adventures of great discovery.
Its hard to believe the parallel the author is trying to achieve, so that being said, I accepted each separately and learned twice as much from the story. Pleasantly written and easy to understand I found the story very enjoyable glad for the happy ending.
An interesting take on the management styles and skills that led to the amazing success of the Lewis and Clark expedition. Informative and goes into some details on the major issues and decisions made by their team.