Shortlisted: 2013 Thinkers50 Leadership Award, 2011 Thinkers50 Leadership Award
Linda A. Hill is the Wallace Brett Donham professor of business administration at the Harvard Business School, and also chairs the School’s Leadership Initiative. Hill’s latest work is Collective Genius: The Art and Practice of Leading Innovation (2014). In both 2011 and 2013, Hill was short listed for the Thinkers50 Leadership Award. Her earlier books include Becoming a Manager (2003, 2nd Ed) and Being the Boss: The 3 Imperatives for Becoming a Great Leader (2011), co-authored with Kent L. Lineback. In Being the Boss, Hill examines the challenges of being in charge and reveals how by mastering three disciplines – managing yourself, managing networks, and managing teams – you can become a better boss.