Tribes: We Need You to Lead Us

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Piatkus Books, 2008 - Business - 131 pages
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In this fascinating book, Seth Godin argues that now, for the first time, everyone has an opportunity to start a movement - to bring together a tribe of like-minded people and do amazing things. There are tribes everywhere, all of them hungry for connection, meaning and change. And yet, too many people ignore the opportunity to lead, because they are "sheepwalking" their way through their lives and work, too afraid to question whether their compliance is doing them (or their company) any good. This book is for those who don't want to be sheep and instead have a desire to do fresh and exciting work. If you have a passion for what you want to do and the drive to make it happen, there is a tribe of fellow employees, or customers, or investors, or readers, just waiting for you to connect them with each other and lead them where they want to go.

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Informative, easy to read - Goodreads
Seth Godin's writing at times can be very scattered. - Goodreads
A very educational book. - Goodreads
Simple, important leadership advice. - Goodreads
I really liked the premise of this book.... - Goodreads
And, the coverage was superficial while I craved depth. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Hazem Elshabini - Goodreads

I hated the writing style and the book's arrangement. But for what its worth the book actually contains many good insights on leadership. This is a must read for everyone who is looking for this topic. Read full review

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User Review  - Jerry Hilts - Goodreads

A very disappointing turn from (the otherwise impressive) Seth Godin. It read like a half-assed commencement speech, full of encouraging advice so broad that it was essentially useless: - We need ... Read full review

About the author (2008)

Seth Godin is the author of ten international bestsellers, including the New York Times bestseller The Dip. His books have been translated into more than twenty-five languages and include Permission Marketing, Purple Cow, and Meatball Sundae. He is also the founder and CEO of Squidoo.com (a huge and fast-growing tribe) and the most popular business blogger in the world.

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