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Lead Like Ike

Lead Like Ike Ten Business Strategies from the CEO of D-Day

By Geoff Loftus
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.67 Stars

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On 11/24 Shanda Warren wrote: I'm embarrassed to say that about a year ago I signed up to participate in the Booksneeze program where bloggers can review various books on their blogs...in compensation they receive a free copy of the book.  At the time I signed up, only a few books were available.  Lead Like Ike ... Who is Ike anyway?

Shanda's Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/4 Orghlaith wrote: I put off posting a review of this book because I just did not like it. Giving bad reviews isn’t fun. Lead Like Ike is about following D.D. Eisenhower’s style during WWII when he was preparing for the assaults that turned the tide for the Allies. It was an interesting read with some facts that were ... Lead Like Ike–Book Review

Orghlaith's Rating:

1 Stars

On 9/29 Nate LaClaire wrote: In Lead Like Ike: Ten Business Strategies from the CEO of D-Day, author Geoff Loftus examines Dwight D. Eisenhower’s leadership of the D-Day Invasion in order to find management lessons for modern-day corporate executives. Eisenhower overcame tremendous hurdles, including extremely tight deadlines, ... Review: Lead Like Ike by Geoff Loftus

Nate's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/2 TriciaJ wrote: Author Geoff Loftus does an amazing job of using the strategies of the past used by Dwight Eisenhower to teach enduring principles of leadership for the leader of today. At first it was a little difficult to get used to the style. You start out immersing yourself with the past and then all of the sudden ... Book Review: Lead Like Ike: Ten Business Strategies from the CEO of D-Day

TriciaJ's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/25 AndyJS wrote: Leadership is tough! There are often big decisions to make that have big consequences. For Eisenhower, what was at stake in the leadership decisions that he made was the future of the free world and the lives of countless soldiers. While the stakes that we fight for are rarely as important as this, the ... Learning from History

AndyJS's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/6 kevin lee wrote: Reading through this book puts the reader inside the command post of the Allied forces. It is fascinating to see the interaction between the various personalities of WWII. If you enjoy reading history, especially about this pivotal event, then you will enjoy this book. If you are a leader, there are ... lead like him

kevin 's Rating:

3 Stars

On 12/8 Jessi Whitt wrote: Dwight D. Eisenhower's leadership strategies during D-Day operations can be translated into today's business setting. This book is packed full of history, but it lacks practical advice on the how-to part of leading like Ike. If you're not a history buff, then I recommend you stay away from this read. ... Lead Like Ike Ten Business Strategies from the CEO of D-Day By Geoff Loftus

Jessi Whitt's Rating:

1 Stars

On 12/3 Trudie van Dyk wrote: I was surprised at how much I enjoyed this book, I'm normally not one who can read through a business book without getting bored halfway through, but because this book is based in history and reality I really enjoyed reading and learning from it.Book DescriptionDwight Eisenhower’s leadership methods ... Book Review {Lead Like Ike by Geoff Loftus}

Trudie's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/22 Michael Blumer wrote: Currently living in North Africa where much of this book uses to explain Ike's business strategies made it a special interest for me, seeing that I'm not too much of a fan for history. And because of that lack of interest on my part, I found it hard to make it to through the second half of the book. ... More than 10 Strategies

Michael's Rating:

3 Stars

On 11/9 Friar Tuck wrote: LEAD LIKE IKEBy Goeff LoftusISBN- 978-1-59555-085-9Thomas Nelson PublishersThere are several different kinds of books on the market to direct and inspire leaders to be better at their craft. Some leadership books use “parables” to tell a story to make their point and touch the reader’s heart at ... Book Review of LEAD LIKE IKE by Goeff Loftus

Friar Tuck's Rating:

3 Stars