Lead Like Jesus

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Thomas Nelson Inc, 2008 - Religion - 258 pages

"The more I read the Bible, the more evident it becomes that everything I have ever taught or written about effective leadership over the past 25 years, Jesus did to perfection. He is simply the greatest leadership role model of all time." -Ken Blanchard

With simple yet profound principles from the life of Jesus and dozens of stories and leadership examples from his life experiences, veteran author, speaker and leadership expert Ken Blanchard guides readers through the process of discovering how to lead like Jesus. He describes it as the process of aligning two internal domains-the heart and the head-and two external domains-the hands and the habits. These four dimensions of leadership form the outline for this very practical and transformational book.

 

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User Review  - SABC - LibraryThing

Lead Like Jesus is a new concept to help people take God out of the spiritual compartment of their private spiritual life and give Him free reigh in all their daily actions and relationships, especially their leadership roles. Read full review

User Review  - K. Corley - Christianbook.com

We were posed the question in our Bible study class, "What type of leader do we think Jesus was?" and we were given the scripture, Proverbs 4:23. My answer was, Jesus was/is, the perfect leader. His ... Read full review

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Contents

Chapter 1Who Will You Follow? How Will You Lead?
1
Chapter 2The Heart of a Servant Leader
37
Chapter 3The Head of a Servant Leader
81
Chapter 4The Hands of a Servant Leader
117
Chapter 5The Habits of a Servant Leader
151
Chapter 6Why Lead Like Jesus?
189
Chapter 7Next Steps to Lead Like Jesus
215
In Conclusion
234
Notes
235
Discussion Guide
237
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About the author (2008)

Kenneth Hartely Blanchard was born May 6, 1939, in Orange, New Jersey. He married Marjorie McKee, a business consultant, in 1962. He founded Blanchard Training and Development in 1977. Blanchard has cowritten several books on management, including one of the best-selling management books of all time, The One-Minute Manager (1982) with Spencer Johnson. In the book, the authors describe effective and efficient management skills. The basics to good management are setting goals, praising, and reprimanding. Blanchard says that these skills can easily be translated to work in the home as well as the office. Blanchard lives in San Diego, California.

Phil Hodges served as manager of human resources and industrial relations in the United States business world for about thirty-six years. He is the co-author of three books: Leadership by the Book by Ken Blanchardnbsp;with Bill Hybels and The Servant Leader and Lead Like Jesus by KenBlanchard.nbsp;

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