Author, speaker, leader

William F.
Merck II

Welcome to an investigative exercise in understanding what you believe and why you think the way you do today. Read Bill’s books on business leadership and personal philosophy.

LEADER

Meet Bill

So, You Want to Be a Leader by William F. Merck, II

Leader


This book transforms more than a half-century of leadership experiences into a practical handbook for those looking to excel in leadership roles. In candid fashion, So, You Want to Be a Leader: Secrets of a Lifetime of Success reveals what works—along with an unvarnished examination of what doesn’t—in a myriad of work-related situations.

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BREADCRUMBS: Finding a Philosophy of Life


In Bill’s new book released on March 14, 2023, the author uses stories from his life’s journey to illustrate points in time that helped form his view of the world and his place in it. From growing up in Southern Georgia in the 1940s, to becoming a military officer and a corporate leader, he discovers a nexus between early feelings and subsequent notions and beliefs.

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So, You Want to Be a LEADER


Being a leader is not easy for anyone. Thankfully, this book transforms more than a half-century of leadership experiences into a practical handbook for those looking to excel in leadership roles. In candid fashion, So, You Want to Be a Leader: Secrets of a Lifetime of Success, reveals what works—along with an unvarnished examination of what doesn’t—in a myriad of work-related situations.

On Philosophy

BREADCRUMBS

On Leadership

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