READING: A First-Rate Madness: Uncovering the Links Between Leadership and Mental Illness

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Really fascinating stuff so far! One of my favorite quotes:

Great crisis leaders are not like the rest of us; nor are they like mentally
healthy leaders. They’re often intelligent, prone to poor physical
health, the products of privileged backgrounds, raised by parents in
confl ict, frequently nonreligious, and ambitious.

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/08/11/books/a-first-rate-madness-by-nassir-ghaemi…

 

See the pdf excerept as well. Enjoy!

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