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If you read nothing else on leadership, read these articles: 1. What makes a leader? by Daniel Goleman 2. What makes an effective executive by Peter F. Drucker 3. What leaders really do by John P. Kotter 4. The work of leadership by Ronald A. Heifitz and Donal L. Laurie 5. Why should anyone be led by you? by Robert Goffe and Gareth Jones 6. Crucibles of leadership by Warren G. Bennis and Robert J. Thomas 7. Level 5 leadership: the triumph of humility and fierce resolve by Jim Collins 8. Seven transformations of leadership by David Rooke and William R. Torbert 9. Discovering you authentic leadership by Bill George 10. In praise of the incomplete leader by Deborah Ancoma.