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How to Be a Leader: Lessons from four-star General Stanley McChrystal

General Stanley McChrystal in conversation with Hannah MacInnes

74 mins watch time

Posted August 2020

Business, Professional Development, Inspirational

Can the conductor of an orchestra tell us a thing or two about leading an entire nation? What do pioneers in popular entertainment and quantum physics help us learn about leading the pack? Retired four-star general Stan McChrystal has spent his life studying leadership in all its many forms. Using a diverse set of case studies – from Leonard Bernstein to Margaret Thatcher – he argues that being a leader means approaching each new situation with a fresh perspective.