Leadership by Engineers and Scientists: Professional Skills Needed to Succeed in a Changing World
Dennis W. Hess, Wiley-AIChE, Hoboken, NJ, $79.95, 265 pages, Apr. 2019, ISBN: 978-1-119-43659-1
Engineers and scientists in leadership positions face challenges that require unique professional skills. This book uses mini case studies to present example conflicts and dilemmas that an engineer may encounter when working with technical and nontechnical colleagues, bosses, and subordinates. Each case study discusses possible ways to approach the conflict. These examples will better prepare readers who are new to leadership to address real problems.
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