Lead Now Or Step Aside: The Ultimate Handbook for Student Leaders

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ChesPress, 1999 - Education - 262 pages
Sixteen of America's foremost experts in youth leadership development provide strategies, ideas, and wisdom for student leaders. This is the ultimate handbook for anyone in a position to influence others in a school, club, chapter, or organisation. The authors are top speakers, writers, and trainers for young people and have ample publishing credentials. Includes: 16 characteristics of an effective leader; Fills important niche for effective teen leadership text and curriculum; Straightforward, no-frills, how-to approach; Substantial follow-up and discussion activities at the end of each chapter.

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Brilliant resource for schools, students, leaders. We have compiled the best messages from the best messangers! With lesson plans it is a great tool to teach students leadership skills. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!


by Eric Chester
Goal Setting
Influencing Peers

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Speaker Eric Chester is an expert on Generation Why, which is a term he created for people born after 1980. He has written Employing Generation Why: Understanding, Managing, and Motivating Your New Workforce and Getting Them to Give a Damn: How to Get Your Front Line to Care about Your Bottom Line. He has appeared on numerous national media outlets including Good Morning America, MSNBC, FOX News, CNN, ABC, and 20/20. He was inducted into the Council of Peers Award of Excellence International Speakers Hall of Fame in 2004.

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