The Allure of Toxic Leaders


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Sun, 11/21/2004 - 8:30am to 9:00am
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Author Jean Lipman-Blumen speaks with host Paul O'Brien

Jean Lipman-Blumen discusses The Allure of Toxic Leaders: Why We Follow Destructive Bosses and Corrupt Politicians - and How We Can Survive Them. It was cited by FastCompany magazine, as well as by ManyWorlds, Inc., as one of the top business books of 2004. Jean is the author of six books, three monographs, and more than 70 journal articles and chapters in other authors' volumes. She is an organizational sociologist/social psychologist, who received her Ph.D. from Harvard University and both A.B. and A.M. degrees from Wellesley College.

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