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The Focused Leader (Harvard Business Review)

Narrated by: Todd Mundt
Length: 25 mins
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Daniel Goleman, codirector of the Consortium for Research on Emotional Intelligence in Organizations at Rutgers University, writes about how great leaders have learned to focus their attention in three ways: on themselves, on others, and on the wider world.

This article was first published in the December 2013 issue of Harvard Business Review.

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Exceptional insight into leadership traits

The foundational overview and cognitive elements reinforce the importance of attentive practices in advancing leadership.

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great in depth article abt the many dimensions of

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Goldman; Focus and Leaderhip

A brief overview on focus and attributes of being focused. The summary was informative and presented very clearly.

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I found this to be a waste of time. They didn't tell me anything new. Referencing the marshmallow experiment is so passé.

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