Center of the storm: practicing principled leadership in times of crisis

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c2002.
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The battle for the White House following the election of November 7, 2000, was arguably one of the biggest controversies in U.S. history. And one woman stood at the center of the storm-Katherine Harris, Florida's secretary of state.

As the Florida recount unfolded in a maze of bizarre events, Harris was faced with the challenge of a lifetime. What enabled her to maintain her integrity, stick by her guns, and hold true to her principles? Here she tells all.

In Center of the Storm, Harris discusess the behind-the-scenes negotiations and backroom bartering that everyone suspected, but no one dared disclose. Through never-told-before anecdotes, she reveals seventeen essential skills that helped her not just survive but thrive. She clearly illustrates how we, too, can learn these skills that will help us in times of crises.

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table_of_contents When the storm breaks -- Know what you believe -- Remember your raising -- Stick to your guns -- Finish what you start -- Do what is right, and the future will take care of itself -- Feed your mind -- It is amazing what you can accomplish if you don't care who receives the credit -- Embrace the differences -- Resist the tyranny of the urgent -- Be broken, be bitter, or be better -- Act, and risk enmity; to remain popular, do nothing -- Unstring Your Bow.
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