"This book teaches students how to literally build their leadership from within and expand it to the world around them to create and manage change. I like that it begins with individual then grows into relationships, others, community, etc."
"Relevant and useful. I thought that Middlebrooks was masterful in conveying an operational definition of leadership. Also, the first chapter provided the reader with a blueprint and foreshadowing of the entire book."
"The contents are well planned, and the content/reading level is appropriate for an undergraduate leadership course. This book includes a greater focus on culture, creativity and decision making."
"I discovered a leadership text which discusses the nuances of design thinking and leadership within the context of change/improvement."
"Content was condensed and updated to include relevant issues faced during the pandemic, such as supply chain management."
"A significant overview view of modern leadership theory and practice in language that is understandable and a format that is interactive and engaging."