Max De Pree

A former Herman Miller CEO talks about the art of leadership and establishing the company as a design leader.

Born or Made?

“I guess one thing that occurs to me is that leadership . . . is a gift. And if you’re going to indulge in the use of that gift . . . the least you can do is to prepare responsibly to be good at it. I think there are a lot of people who want to be leaders, but they don’t want to pay the price.”

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Leaders Are Readers

Books I Recommend

  • Servant Leadership: A Journey into the Nature of Legitimate Power and Greatness
    —by Robert Greenleaf
    (Non-Fiction; Leadership)

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