Developing the Leader Within You

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Thomas Nelson Inc, 1993 - Business & Economics - 207 pages
In this repackaged bestseller John Maxwell examines the differences between leadership styles, and outlines principles for inspiring, motivating, and influencing others. These principles can be used in any organization to foster integrity and self-discipline and bring a positive change. Developing the Leader Within You also allows readers to examine how to be effective in the highest calling of leadership by understanding the five characteristics that set "leader managers" apart from "run-of-the-mill managers". In this John Maxwell classic, he shows readers how to develop the vision, value, influence, and motivation required of successful leaders.

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This book was well represented. However I ordered 3 and only 2 were without damage. The third book had several pages folded back under with some creased and some just bent. Other than that they were fine. Read full review

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I found Developing the Leader within you to be helpful. I especially liked the chapters on SelfDiscipline and Attitude. Without selfdiscipline and the right attitude you will not be a good leader. Thank you for this book Mr. John Maxwell. Steve Kang Read full review


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John Calvin Maxwell an author, speaker, and pastor who has written many books, primarily focusing on leadership. He received a bachelor's degree at Ohio Christian University in 1969, a Master of Divinity degree at Azusa Pacific University, and a Doctor of Ministry degree at Fuller Theological Seminary. Maxwell's titles include The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader: Becoming the Person Others Will Want to Follow, There's No Such Thing as Business Ethics (There's Only ONE RULE for Making Decisions), The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth, The 360 Leader and numerous others. His books have sold millions of copies, with some like The Five Levels of Leadership making the New York Times Best Seller List.

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