5 books published

Author of best-selling books on leadership

Books by Chris

With 30 years experience as a leader in military, business and government, Chris guides leaders through a myriad of challenges to success.

Lead to Succeed

263

pages

5/5

ratings

2014

publication

Best-selling book

Lead to Succeed

Lead to Succeed shows both organisations and individual leaders how they can be successful via three simple steps:

  • Firm Foundation
  • Get the Best
  • Focus onto delivering success

The book sets out a clear roadmap for leaders to achieve greater success for their people. It also shows organisations how to achieve greater success by enabling and empowering their leaders.

It is based on Chris’s experience and over 260 studies from around the globe.

Strategic Leadership Development

Strategic Leadership Development is a ground breaking book co-authored with Professor Colin Carnal, Head of Executive Education at Cass Business School London. It is the first book published to take an in depth analytical focus on Strategic Leadership – what it is, why it’s critical and how to develop it.

360

pages

5/5

ratings

2017

publication

Effective Leadership

Effective Leadership is a short, simple, practical guide to critical leadership skills.

Its simplicity and practicality resulted in it being translated into 13 languages and published by the American Management Association as one of their own branded guides to best practice. Globally it sold over 40,000 copies.

96

pages

5/5

ratings

2001

publication

Effective Communication

Effective Delegation is a short, simple, practical guide to critical delegation skills.

When we look at the majority of problems people, leaders and organisations face there is a communication issue at the heart of it. It could be incorrect, unclear, expressed poorly, misunderstood, badly received and many other possibilities. Chris shows how to make the message, clear, simple and positioned in a way that engages those who need to take action based on it.

96

pages

5/5

ratings

2000

publication

Effective Delegation

Effective Communication is a short, simple, practical guide to critical communication skills.

Evidence suggests that under 30% of leaders in most organisations have been developed so they can delegate effectively, the critical skill they have to action every day.

This book quickly shows them how they can quickly and simply save potentially a working day a week by more effective delegation.

96

pages

5/5

ratings

1999

publication

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Whether it’s a keynote for your organisation’s leaders, executive coaching or team development for yourself, working with Chris and his team is simple, straightforward and practical.