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Personal Appearance [electronic resource]

Holk & Lassenius
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Men judge more by the eye than by the hand," says Machiavelli in chapter 18 of The Prince. This program examines the role of charisma and personal appearance in 21st-century leadership, touching on likeability, spin, and public image. With crime expert Richard Valdemar, who notes that the most successful drug dealers wear business suits instead of track suits and flashy jewelry, and Franz Beckenbauer, Philip Kotler, Katie Ford, Michael Dukakis, Steven Hilton, Nicolas Winding Refn, Bengt Baron, Edward Ashbee, Dr. Ulrich Bez, Lars Håkanson, and Tony Visconti.
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28 min.
10 & up
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 17, 2012.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
The Mind of a Leader 1: Lessons in Management from Niccolo Machiavelli's The Prince
Mind of a Leader 1
Series Statement
Mind of a Leader. 1
  • Introduction: Personal Appearance: The Mind of a Leader 1 (1:48)
  • Appearance of Princely Qualities (1:02)
  • Likeability Factor (1:33)
  • Realistic Image and Persona of Leader (1:42)
  • Charisma (3:49)
  • Personal Power (3:41)
  • People's Attention on Appearance (0:57)
  • Images Chosen by Drug Dealers (1:49)
  • Leader Role Model (1:47)
  • Authority and Control (1:34)
  • Role-Playing (1:16)
  • Authenticity (1:23)
  • Strengths and Weaknesses (0:44)
  • Leadership Qualities (1:48)
  • Credits: Personal Appearance: The Mind of a Leader 1 (2:58)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2012], c2011
Publisher no.
  • 48913s Films Media Group
  • 48931 Films Media Group
1streaming video file (28 min.) : d., col., digital file.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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