Did you watch the polls during the primaries and leading up to the U.S. presidential election? Are you all polled out? I know I was, so I wasn't sure if I wanted to read a book by a couple of guys from Gallup based on polling research on leadership. On the other hand, it wasn't politics, and the topic was leadership, so I read it. Now, of course, I'm glad I did.
Tom Rath and Barry Conchie are no strangers to business leadership. Rath has been on both the Wall Street Journal and Busi