Book Launch at the Dymocks Book Store – Leadership Matters: 7 Skills of very Successful Leaders



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10/11/2017 - 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Join the Institute of Managers and Leaders as we celebrate the launch of our first book: Leadership Matters: 7 skills of very successful leaders.

Co-authored by the Institute’s Chief Executive David Pich, and Chair of the Board Ann Messenger, Leadership Matters is unapologetically practical, revolving around seven essential leadership skills identified by the Institute’s Policy and Research team and the subject of the IML Conference 2016. Each of the seven skill-based chapters are guest-authored by leading experts from diverse industry backgrounds with case studies from globally celebrated organisations from Hewlett-Packard to Unilever.

This complimentary event will be at the Dymocks Store in Sydney at 424-430 George Street a fantastic chance to hear from the author David Pich, and have your book copy signed.

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David Pich, Chief Executive, Institute of Managers and Leaders

David Pich is Chief Executive Officer of the Institute of Managers and Leaders.

As the first national Chief Executive of the Australian Institute of Management (AIM), one of Australia’s oldest, largest and most pre-eminent Membership based organisations, David advocates for sound management and leadership practice in the workplace and beyond.

He began his career in a senior HR role at Hewlett-Packard, and followed this in executive roles in Marketing, PR and Consulting at PWC and Computer Associates. His first CEO appointment was at a medical research start-up at a major Teaching Hospital in Sydney.

David is a graduate of Cambridge University and Western Sydney University. He sits on the Board of The Intensive Care Foundation of Australian & New Zealand and lives in Brisbane with his wife and two daughters. He has a passion for long distance running, although the sub-3-hour marathon continues to elude him.



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424-430 George St, Sydney, New South Wales, 2000, Australia

Situated in the historic Dymocks Building in George Street, in the heart of Sydney, Dymocks Sydney is possibly Australia's largest book and stationery store. Stocking a huge range of books, gifts and stationery over three floors, we have specialist staff to help you in every department.