“It is rare, indeed, for the author to be a living example of using his own attributes as affirmation that a successful life embraces MORE than talent. David Rohlander exemplifies those attributes and shares them with clarity and relevance in this fresh insight book.”
—Bob Danzig, former CEO, Hearst Newspapers, author of The Leader Within You
“This powerful, practical book is full of proven ideas and strategies to help you get better results.”
—Brian Tracy, author of How The Best Leaders Lead
“The CEO Code
is an excellent guide, handbook, and 21st century tool to move your leadership to higher levels. David’s three areas of focus communication, execution and operations—are exactly what is needed now for any leader. Keep this book handy and refer to it often, and you will see longterm ROI for you and the people you are leading.”
—Dr. Sheila Murray Bethel, best-selling author of A New Breed Of Leader
“Organizations that have CEOs and leaders with vision, compassion, and great communication skills always have an edge on their competition. As a former CEO, I know how my behavior and open communication influenced what employees and stakeholders understood and believed. David Rohlander has experienced the value of communication in his multi-faceted career and lays out a flight plan that breaks it down into manageable pieces for success.”
—Howard Putnam, former CEO of Southwest Airlines, speaker, and author of The Winds of Turbulence
The CEO Code shows how to develop the attitudes, knowledge, skills, and behaviors required to master leadership and build a great company. This practical book shows you how to design your own program of development and create a masterpiece, personally and professionally. It is based on the wisdom gained from more than 30 years of business experience.
Inspirational and informative, Rohlander shares real-life stories of success and failure from his personal journey and work as mentor and coach to CEOs and executives of Fortune 500 companies, mid-sized companies, and start-ups. The CEO Code will give you:
- Practical advice for dealing with people
- Proven strategies to increase business profits and growth
- Unique and simple solutions to complex problems
- The secret to authentic communications
David Rohlander is a mentor, coach, and professional speaker. He has coached partners for Ernst & Young, trained sales teams with Honeywell, and mentored hundreds of CEOs and executives in a wide range of industries, both nationally and internationally. His unique blend of expertise and experience includes being the founder and CEO of three companies, appointment to Merrill Lynch’s Management Advisory Council, and 208 combat missions as a U.S. Air Force fighter pilot. David earned an MBA in finance from California State University and studied management with Peter Drucker at Claremont Graduate University.