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What is alignment? How can you find it? In this landmark book, leadership guru Anthony Silard shows you how to bring your life to purpose by transforming your lofty dreams into concrete, deadline-driven goals and then choosing actions on a moment-to-moment basis that are congruent with your deepest values.
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Anthony Silard is the CEO of The Executive Leadership Institute and the President of The Center for Social Leadership. Silard is a leadership development coach who specializes in facilitating and presenting at leadership conferences for corporate and organizational executives. Silard is the author of Full Alignment: A Practical Guide to Transforming Your Life Vision into Action, scheduled for released on June 1, 2009. Silard was named a Visionary of the Year in 2002 by The Visionaries, a public-service television show.
He has been featured in a 30-minute PBS documentary that has aired on television stations in over 40 U.S. states and various film festivals. Prior to starting The Executive Leadership Institute and The Center for Social Leadership, Tony founded and served for 8 years as CEO of an international organization based in Washington D.C. with offices in five countries for which Silard raised over $15 million and managed a team of 35 people.
Thousands of corporate and organizational executives from over 40 countries and companies ranging from Disney, FTI, GE, Gallup, Bank of America and IBM to the American Red Cross and CARE have attended Silard s multi-day leadership conferences. Silard s conferences are unique in that he renders the line between leadership development and personal development virtually indistinguishable. He notes that a Harvard study found that 85% of a leader s success is attributable to personal character, and defines leadership as the capacity to develop and sustain multiple key relationships toward a common purpose.
Silard has received many awards for his work, including Harvard University's JFK School of Government s most prestigious award, the Robert F. Kennedy Public Service Award, and Harvard s Manuel Carballo Memorial Award. He was featured for the Presidential Summit for America s Future, America s Promise, and on MSNBC, Voice of America and over 100 television stations and newspapers across America. He has lectured at Harvard, Georgetown, Stanford, UC/Berkeley, Howard, George Washington University and many other universities. Silard completed his Master's in Public Policy with a focus on Leadership at Harvard University and his B.A. at UC/Berkeley. He also served for two years in the Peace Corps in Kenya.
Silard provides compelling insights, real-life examples, practical do-it-yourself excercises, leadership lessons ranging from Dell and Sony to Churchill and Bono, philosophical insights from Galileo and Goethe to Hillary Swank, Muhammad Ali, adn Gandhi, and a reader-friendly style that make this book a true gem. Full Alignement is a beautifully crafted tapestry of wisdom, personal anecdotes, and extremely useful models that are easy to apply to your own life. Silard has proven himself the new master of the personal leadership genre. --Jessica Teisch, Senior Editor, Bookmarks
I came away feeling reenergized and rejuvenated... Full Alignment is an essential book for CEOs, middle managers, entrepreneurs, rising stars, self-starters, and others who want to embrace change and create and achieve more compelling goals in their work or life. --Christine Letts, Senior Associate Dean for Executive Education, Harvard University
A true masterpiece! Silard's principles of personal and organizational leadership, when internalized, will unleash tremendous power and deep commitment toward powerful, compelling goals to which you and those around you aspire. --Tien Wong, CEO, Opus8 Corporation
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