Cigars, Whiskey and Winning: Leadership Lessons from General Ulysses S. Grant

General Ulysses S. Grant was a Civil War winning general and a great leader of his times. Abraham Lincoln said about him that “The great thing about Grant is his perfect correctness and persistence of purpose.” He never sought fame or glory, nor did he try to tie his performance to personal reward. Instead, he concentrated on contribution and service. The author of this book, Al Kaltman presents a series of practical lessons on how to get superior performance from the troops, based on the writings and life experiences of General Ulysses. The book deals with character traits, core beliefs, and fundamental values to reveal the secrets to becoming a winning leader.

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