Portrait of a Leader

Portrait of a Leader: Through the Looking Glass of His Majesty’s Decrees by Mieko Nishimizu

This book describes eight dimensions of leadership of His Majesty the Fourth King of Bhutan according to the collection of 51 decrees that he has issued to the people of Bhutan.

The eight leadership dimensions are the following, in the order of the book’s sections: foresight, humility, head-and- heart conviction, good management, emotional intelligence, sensing the closure, empowering the people, and the perfect departure. Each section is self-contained, so that the readers may begin anywhere, and choose to peruse only those sections that interest them.