“This book is well written and referenced and would be a very valuable resource to any physician starting their leadership journey. I wish it had been available when I started mine. This book consolidates many aspects of leadership decisions and responsibility in a practical format in one place.”
Dr Ken Harris, MD, FRCSC,
If you have been tapped on the shoulder to take on a formal or informal leadership role, and are wondering "How do I do this?", this book is here to help.
In a creative yet straightforward fashion using physicians as an example of "sudden leadership", Dr. Malcolm Ogborn provides a valuable and insightful resource that can support professionals who find themselves thrust into leadership roles requiring knowledge and skills that have not been part of their professional training.
Sudden Leadership follows the early leadership journeys of two fictitious physicians. For each scenario in which the characters find themselves, Dr. Ogborn reviews relevant, evidence-based literature and offers pragmatic and field-tested approaches that allow new professional leaders to face their challenges with confidence. Topics include