The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth: Live Them and Reach Your Potential

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Center Street, Oct 2, 2012 - Business & Economics - 288 pages
Are there tried and true principles that are always certain to help a person grow? John Maxwell says the answer is yes. He has been passionate about personal development for over fifty years, and for the first time, he teaches everything he has gleaned about what it takes to reach our potential. In the way that only he can communicate, John teaches . . .
  • The Law of the Mirror: You Must See Value in Yourself to Add Value to Yourself
  • The Law of Awareness: You Must Know Yourself to Grow Yourself
  • The Law of Modeling: It's Hard to Improve When You Have No One But Yourself to Follow
  • The Law of the Rubber Band: Growth Stops When You Lose the Tension Between Where You are and Where You Could Be
  • The Law of Contribution: Developing Yourself Enables You to Develop Others
This third book in John Maxwell's Laws series (following the 2-million seller The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership and The 17 Indisputable Laws of Teamwork) will help you become a lifelong learner whose potential keeps increasing and never gets "used up."

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This book is a must read for anybody interested in growing. The laws that Maxwell describes are time tested and just make sense. But this is also a book not to be read at leisure, it should be read ... Read full review

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Very well written and organized. It relates the importance of applying the laws into my own live. An inspiration and a must read. Read full review


You Must Know Yourself to Grow
You Must See Value in Yourself
Learning to Pause Allows Growth
Motivation Gets You Going
Growth Thrives in Conducive
To Maximize Growth Develop
Good Management of Bad Experiences
You Have to Give Up to Grow
Growth Is Stimulated by Asking
Its Hard to Improve When
Growth Always Increases Your
Growing Yourself Enables
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Character Growth Determines
Growth Stops When

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John C. Maxwell is a #1 New York Times bestselling author, coach, and speaker who has sold more than 24 million books in fifty languages. Often called America's #1 leadership authority, Maxwell was Identified as the most popular leadership expert in the world by Inc. magazine in 2014. And he has been voted the top leadership professional six years in a row on He is the founder of The John Maxwell Company, The John Maxwell Team, and EQUIP, a non-profit organization that has trained more than 5 million leaders in 180 countries. Each year Maxwell speaks to Fortune 500 companies, presidents of nations, and many of the world's top business leaders. He can be followed at For more information about him visit

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