The 360 Degree Leader with Workbook: Developing Your Influence from Anywhere in the Organization

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Thomas Nelson Inc, Oct 18, 2011 - Business & Economics - 336 pages
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New York Times best-selling author John C. Maxwell shows anyone how to lead, regardless of their level in any organization.

In his nearly thirty years of teaching leadership, John Maxwell has encountered this question again and again: How do I apply leadership principles if I’m not the boss? It’s a valid question that Maxwell answers in The 360 Degree Leader.

You don’t have to be the main leader, asserts Maxwell, to make significant impact in your organization. Good leaders are not only capable of leading their followers but are also adept at leading their superiors and their peers. Debunking myths and shedding light on the challenges, John Maxwell offers specific principles for Leading Down, Leading Up, and Leading Across.

360-Degree Leaders can lead effectively, regardless of their position in an organization. By applying Maxwell’s principles, you can expand your influence and ultimately be a more valuable team member.

 

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Good read for those leading from the middle.

User Review  - Jason Harris - Christianbook.com

This book supplied for review through BookSneezeŽ. John Maxwell has achieved guru status in the field of leadership—and rightly so. He’s authored a steady stream of leadership resources over the ... Read full review

Lead from anywhere

User Review  - Jessie London - Christianbook.com

Developing Your Influence from Anywhere in the Organization....You really can. Maybe you already have. I set out to read John Maxwell's book with the intention of gaining further leadership skills ... Read full review

Contents

The Myths of Leading from the Middle of an Organization
1
The Challenges 360Degree Leaders Face
23
The Principles 360Degree Leaders Practice to Lead Up
81
The Principles 360Degree Leaders Practice to Lead Across
159
The Principles 360Degree Leaders Practice to Lead Down
211
The Value of 360Degee Leaders
263
Create an Environment That Unleashes 360Degree Leaders
297
Notes
309
The 360Degree Leader Workbook
315
About the Author
345
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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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