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Special Edition 40a – An Interview with Frank McIntosh, author of The Relational Leader, part 1 of 2 examines how a people-centered relational leadership approach breaks down organizational barriers and engages and motivates employees for achievement of truly superior results. During our discussion, Frank McIntosh, author of The Relational Leader: A Revolutionary Framework to Engage Your Team, shares with us his insights and illustrative examples regarding:
- the difference between management and leadership and what it means to be a Relational Leader
- the tangible benefits Relational Leaders realize over those who lead with a more traditional, hierarchical style
- the core elements of Relational Leadership, Fidelity, Appreciation, and Value
- the behaviors Relational Leaders exhibit
In addition to the invaluable insights Frank shares in The Relational Leader, and this special edition podcast are the resources accessible from his website, www.FJMcIntosh.com. Frank’s book, The Relational Leader published by Course Technology PTR – a part of Cengage Learning, can be purchased by clicking here.
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About the Author
Frank McIntosh is author of The Relational Leader. During his 36 year career, Frank has worked with many of the most recognized companies and executives in the world. He has provided consulting services for peers across the country and helped initiate Junior Achievement programs in Ireland, the Ivory Coast, Oman, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, and Uzbekistan. Frank was inducted into the Delaware Business Leaders Hall of Fame in October 2008, one of 38 individuals so honored and the first not-for-profit executive to receive this distinction in Delaware’s 300 year business history. To read Frank’s complete biography, click here.