The workplace is one environment where effective leadership is incredibly important. In this path you will learn that it can mean the difference between success or failure for the company. What makes a great leader? There isn't one simple answer to that question, as there's so much that goes into effective leadership.

About the Curator

This path has been curated by Dave Ulrich, a university professor, author, speaker, management coach, and management consultant. Ulrich is the Rensis Likert Professor at the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan and co-founder of The RBL Group ( With his colleagues, he has written over 30 books that have shaped the HR profession, defined organizations as capabilities, and shown the impact of leadership on customers and investors. Ulrich served on the Board of Directors for Herman Miller for 17 years, is a Fellow in the National Academy of Human Resources, and served on the Board of Trustees of Southern Virginia University for 9 years. He is in the Thinkers 50 Hall of Fame.