Eight leadership lessons from history

NapoleonHistorian Margaret MacMillan writes that the world's political leaders including Napoleon, Empress Wu, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Oliver Cromwell, Akbar and Stalin provide us with examples of strong leaders. They left their mark, for better or for worse. But history cannot provide a formula for how to become an effective leader. But it can suggest patterns and parallels, raising questions, and giving warnings about why things go wrong. To read more, click here.