I’m privileged today to a best-selling author who studies what sets apart great business leaders. It’s vital info to know, so that you can become an amazing boss, and also so that you can recruit great leaders.
Sydney Finkelstein is the Steven Roth Professor of Management at Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, where he teaches leadership & strategy. He’s also Associate Dean for Tuck’s Executive Education program. Sydney holds degrees from London School of Economics and Columbia University.
He has published 17 books including one of my all-time favorites, Why Smart Executives Fail. Recently, he followed it up with Superbosses: How Exceptional Leaders Master the Flow of Talent.
In this 20-minute interview, Sydney reveals: what is a superboss / how to become one / how to hire superbosses that will propel your organization.