Kate Sweetman’s focus is the intersection between excellent leadership and successful business results. A former editor at Harvard Business Review and co-author of The Leadership Code: Five Rules to Lead By (Harvard Business Press, now in 14 languages), Kate has been designated an Emerging Guru by the London Times. She blogs for hbr.org and writes a monthly column for the Malaysian business journal The Edge. In her consulting work, she has designed prize-winning large-scale leadership programs around the world for leading multi-national companies.
She has lectured at The Legatum Center at MIT, coaching young entrepreneurs who are developing for-profit, sustainable businesses in Africa, India, Asia and Latin America. Kate received her MBA from Harvard Business School and her BA from Yale University. Kate’s current research examines what we really mean by “Asian leadership,” and what new forms are emerging.
In The Leadership Code, the authors break down great leadership into day-to-day actions, so that you know what to do Monday morning. Crack the leadership code–and take your leadership to the next level.