Louis W. Fry is Professor of Management at Texas A&M University-Central Texas. He is the founder of the International Institute for Spiritual Leadership.Melissa Sadler Nisiewicz is a management consultant serving as an advisor to several Fortune 500 corporations. She has worked in an advisory capacity with the International Institute for Spiritual Leadership.
"The approach that Fry and Nisiewicz have taken is fresh, appropriately reflective, and uniquely grounded. Contrary to 'soft' treatments of this popular theme, their book links spirituality to effective leadership and more specifically and concretely defines spiritual leadership." - Kent Rhodes, Pepperdine University, Family Business Consulting Group, and Founder, OnCourse Network, Inc. "If anyone wonders what 'spiritual leadership' means, the answer is clearly and cogently presented in this wonderful book. It includes excellent business examples and directly relates spirituality and the bottom line. Maximizing the Triple Bottom Line through Spiritual Leadership is the next 'must read' book for anyone who takes leadership seriously." - Eric B. Dent, University of North Carolina, Pembroke "It is easy enough to see that personal spiritual values inform the way one leads in business. Co-authored by one of the foremost champions of research and training in spiritual leadership, this book goes a step further, arguing that spiritually-informed leadership improves performance in terms of profits, people, and the planet." - Jonathan Gosling, Centre for Leadership Studies, University of Exeter "If you are a scholar or practitioner interested in spiritual leadership, sustainability, ethics, or social responsibility, read this book! With the models and approaches that the authors provide, it is the most complete and useful treatise on spiritual leadership." - Robert A. Giacalone, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Management, Spirituality, and Religion and co-editor of the Handbook of Workplace Spirituality and Organizational Performance "A powerful, well written, and engaging book from keen thought leaders! Maximizing the Triple Bottom Line through Spiritual Leadership is full of real-world examples which emphasize that sustainable business models balance profit with wider concerns that, at a fundamental level, have a spiritual foundation." - Jonathan Smith, Anglia Ruskin University