Leading Naturally

The Evolutionary Source Code of Leadership

  • Michael Alznauer

Part of the Management for Professionals book series (MANAGPROF)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. Leading Naturally

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Michael Alznauer
      Pages 3-22
    3. Michael Alznauer
      Pages 23-44
  3. Die Essence of Leadership

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 45-45
    2. Michael Alznauer
      Pages 47-51
    3. Michael Alznauer
      Pages 53-58
    4. Michael Alznauer
      Pages 59-156
  4. Personality and Leadership

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 165-165
    2. Michael Alznauer
      Pages 167-184
    3. Michael Alznauer
      Pages 185-209
  5. The Future of Leadership

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 211-211
    2. Michael Alznauer
      Pages 213-219
    3. Michael Alznauer
      Pages 221-224
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 225-249

About this book


This book emphasizes that leadership is a task, one that has left evolutionary – and thereby enduring – traces in us. From this perspective the author develops the key elements of successful leadership. The reader is taken on an exciting journey through time and is granted a clear overview of the topic. Clear recommendations are given for application into practice, leadership diagnostics and development. The book gives numerous examples and is a valuable basis to support every day hands-on leadership.

"Without question a fascinating reading. Alznauer provides an unusual approach, which promotes exciting ideas on the topic of leadership. Content: Excellent“ (Book of the week Hamburger Abendblatt). „The book allows unusual approaches to the topic of leadership. It is an exciting reading both for leaders and their staff“ (Controller News). „All in all Alznauer provides an interesting contribution to demystify the notion of leadership.“ (Swiss magazine Cash). „The book provides an unusual amount of suggestions and a valuable basis for constructive leadership work“ (Niedersächsische Rundschau). „Michael Alznauer turns the core of successful leadership upside down. His theories could trigger a revolution in the executive suites“ (Magazine Nobilis).


Evolutionary Leadership Evolutionary Psychology Leadership Psychology Personnel Development Social Structures Team Development

Authors and affiliations

  • Michael Alznauer
    • 1
  1. 1.Change Support TeamBonnGermany

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