Charlene Li is the founder and CEO of Altimeter Group and the author of the New York Times bestseller Open Leadership: How Social Technology Can Transform How You Lead. She is also the coauthor of the critically acclaimed, bestselling Groundswell: Winning in a World Transformed by Social Technologies, which was named one of the best business books in 2008.
"Charlene Li practices what she teaches in The Engaged Leader: She is a master at listening, sharing, and engaging. This is a must-read for anyone who wants to develop connections that enable innovative ideas to emerge." --Beth Comstock, Chief Marketing Officer, GE "Finally--a leadership book loaded with great ideas that you can read in one sitting! Charlene Li, one of the most remarkable minds in business today, continues to challenge our definition of what it takes to lead effectively in the digital era. If you want to have a more meaningful influence for others in the future, start here: The Engaged Leader is the ultimate guide for anyone aspiring to lead in this new era. If you miss this book, you risk being left behind." --Tom Rath, author, Strengths Finder 2.0 and Are You Fully Charged? "Charlene Li has done it again. In this smart, practical book, she argues that leaders can no longer hide behind their social media teams or the digital natives in their organization. They've got to get up close and personal. Anyone who is ready to take his or her leadership to the next level should read The Engaged Leader and follow Li's specific, actionable program for using social media to extend one's influence and knowledge." --Daniel H. Pink, author, To Sell Is Human and Drive