Date Added: Jan 2010
John Ryan, CCL's president and CEO, is a big believer in giving leaders a serious workout. Based on CCL's research and practical experience and Ryan's 40 years of leadership in the military, higher education and nonprofits, he advises leaders to step up their leadership training in following areas: Teamwork and collaboration are critical for organizations in two ways. Internally, you won't get much done without it. Externally, you need partnerships with like-minded firms that advance your strategy, whether it's developing new products or breaking into emerging markets.