With informative, revealing presidential anecdotes set against the backdrop of history, Michael Beschloss illuminates the leadership skills necessary for both political and business success.
Michael Beschloss weaves colorful anecdotes and brilliant inside analysis of U.S. presidents with an informed, detailed understanding of their leadership styles. He provides a perspective on today’s leadership from the vantage-point of history. Trained in leadership at the Harvard Business School, Beschloss demonstrates how the qualities of political leadership lend themselves to more effective leadership in business as well. Beschloss is NBC News’ presidential historian and appears regularly on Meet the Press, Today and other NBC News programs and is a regular commentator on the PBS NewsHour. He is the author of nine books including Presidential Courage: Brave Leaders and How They Changed America, 1789-1989 and two volumes on Lyndon Johnson’s presidential tapes. He co-authored with Caroline Kennedy the New York Times best seller, Jacqueline Kennedy: Historic Conversations on Life with John F. Kennedy (2011).
Leadership From the Board Room to the Oval Office
Jacqueline Kennedy: Historic Conversations on Life with John F. Kennedy
Great Presidents Past and Present
The Washington, D.C. You’re Not Hearing About
How to Enjoy and Learn from Historic Sites