Front cover of a business book called Everyday People, Extraordinary Leadership; How to make a difference regardless of your title, role or authority. From the bestselling authors of the leadership challenge; James M. Kouzes and Barry Z. Posner.

Everyday People, Extraordinary Leadership

James Kouzes and Barry Posner


A book about leadership for those who are not in formal or hierarchical leadership positions, Everyday People, Extraordinary Leadership aims to show people that leadership is not about where you are in the organisation; it’s about how you behave and what you do.

Key subjects covered include the difference between positions of authority and leadership, and the importance of self-development in leadership development.

James M Kouzes is a Fellow of the Doerr Institute for New Leaders at Rice University.
Barry Z Posner is an endowed Professor of Leadership and Chair of the Management & Entrepreneurship Department, Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University.

BGA members are able to receive a 20% discount off the RRP for Everyday People, Extraordinary Leadership (print edition ISBN: 9781119687016) when purchased direct from Just enter the promo code BUS21 (or BUC21 for members in Canada) when prompted.

How social connections can inform your leadership ability – read an article from the authors of Everyday People, Extraordinary Leadership on Business Impact.

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