The Best Book on Leadership — Ever?
Published: May 16, 2010
Steve Hannah, CEO of The Onion, is not especially funny. But he is damn smart and a great judge of character, as this New York Times interview suggests. Ten years ago, he met one of my very few heroes, Lt. Gen. Harold Moore, co-author of one of my favorite books, We Were Soldiers Once … and Young. The book about leadership they were going to write didn’t happen, but they spent enough time together for Hannah to learn some valuable lessons. (There are many more — please read the whole, brief interview.) A sample: