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  • An extraordinary read for any leader. Truly brilliant

    General Stanley McChrystal, author of Team of Teams
  • This book is so impactful. If you want to become a better leader, read this book

    Eddie Jones, Head Coach, England national rugby union team
  • Offers proven tools and strategies ... This excellent book challenges popular assumptions about British Army leadership, revealing what makes it the "gold standard"

    Matthew Syed, author of Rebel Ideas
  • Excellent. It's hard to see how any leader, whatever their field, wouldn't benefit from reading and rereading it

    Ed Smith, New Statesman
  • Offers lessons for all managers

    Financial Times
  • Valuable in any walk of life

    General Sir Mike Jackson, former Chief of the General Staff
  • This very readable book uncovers the skills and qualities that have made Sandhurst a byword for effective leadership. I could not recommend this exceptional book more

    General The Lord David Richards, former Chief of the Defence Staff
  • Great leadership is fundamentally a question of character . . . This is a handbook for those aspiring to be great leaders everywhere

    Lord Mark Sedwill, former Cabinet Secretary and National Security Advisor
  • A terrific book - one that is full of insights and lessons that will be of enormous value to leaders in all fields!

    General David Petraeus, former Director of the CIA
  • Lieutenant Colonel Langley Sharp's elaboration of the British Army's approach to leadership is comprehensive and clearly written, and provides valuable lessons for soldiers and civilians alike. As organisations grapple with the enormous changes underway - whether due to rapid technological advances or the changes in working practices brought about by the pandemic - understanding the basics of leadership will be essential if leaders and their organisations are to survive and thrive in our fast-paced environment

    Karin von Hippel, Director-General, RUSI

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