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Leadership - What Really Matters

A Handbook on Systemic Leadership

  • The first available english book describing the approach of systemic leadership

  • Suitable for professionals, trainers, coaches and managers

  • The first two chapters could be applicable to graduates

  • Fast and easy absorption and understanding of the contents


Part of the Management for Professionals book series (MANAGPROF)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Daniel F. Pinnow
    Pages 237-238
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 239-245

About this book


What is really important in day to day leadership?  How is a good and effective manager characterized? Daniel F. Pinnow describes the essentials of collaboration in the business environment in a very illustrative way.

This standard reference book exists as a 5th edition in German and is also available in Chinese. It provides a comprehensive and easy-to-understand overview over the most important leadership approaches in theory and practice. The credo of the author is: Leadership is an art of creating a world where others would love to join in.


Human Resources Management Leadership Management Systemic Leadership

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Wirtschaft GmbHAkademie für Führungskräfte derÜberlingenGermany

About the authors

Associate Professor Daniel F. Pinnow, born in 1962, is a renowned expert for leadership and management in German speaking countries. Since 1997 he is CEO of the Academy for Leadership in Überlingen, Germany and from 2004 to 2007 he was member of the board of directors of the Cognos AG. Daniel F. Pinnow is lecturer on leadership and human resources management at the Technical University of Munich. In 2007, he became associate professor of leadership  at the Capital University for Economics and Business in Beijing, China. As a pioneer in systemic leadership in Germany, Pinnow combines his rich leading and managing experiences with traditional management theories, organization psychology and family therapy.  Moreover, he is an experienced top management master trainer and executive coach.

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