The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader: Becoming the Person that People Will Want to Follow

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Thomas Nelson Inc, 1999 - Business & Economics - 156 pages
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"The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader gets straight to the heart of leadership issues. Maxwell once again touches on the process of developing the art of leadership by giving the reader practical tools and insights into developing the qualities found in great leaders." - Kenneth Blanchard, Coauthor of The One Minute ManagerŪ

"Dr. John Maxwell is the authority on leadership today. His innovative yet timeless principles on how to effectively lead others have personally impacted my life and my business. This is a must-read for any organization that wants to succeed in the new millennium." -Peter Lowe, President of Peter Lowe International and Peter Lowe's SUCCESS Seminars

"My dear friend John Maxwell has proven his ability to lead leaders. I anticipate learning even more from his new book." -Max Lucado, Author of Just Like Jesus

 

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Not outwardly based on Scripture

User Review  - Hansk - Christianbook.com

This book really disappointed me. It is secular in that the author left out mention of Scripture. For a Christian audience, I believe all our writing should connect to Scripture and if it does then ... Read full review

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User Review  - Elehomer Tolentino - Christianbook.com

it is a great help for me as a Supervisor in leading and serving people - it corrects some of my approaches. i recommend for other christian leaders working in secular organizations. Read full review

Contents

Be a Piece of the Rock
1
The First Impression Can Seal the Deal
8
It Separates Doers from Dreamers
15
Without It You Travel Alone
23
If You Build It They Will Come
30
One Person with Courage Is a Majority
37
Put an End to Unsolved Mysteries
44
The Sharper It Is the Sharper You Are
51
You Cant Let Your Problems Be a Problem
95
If You Get Along Theyll Go Along
103
If You Wont Carry the Ball You Cant Lead the Team
111
Competence Never Compensates for Insecurity
118
The First Person You Lead Is You
125
To Get Ahead Put Others First
133
To Keep Leading Keep Learning
141
You Can Seize Only What You Can See
148

Your Candle Loses Nothing When It Lights Another
58
You Wont Leave Home Without It
66
To Connect with Their Hearts Use Your Ears
74
Take This Life and Love It
81
If You Believe You Can You Can
88
Conclusion
155
About the Author
157
Other Books
162
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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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