Leadership Gold: Lessons I've Learned from a Lifetime of Leading

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Leadership Gold: Lessons I've Learned from a Lifetime of Leading

Format:  Hardcover,

256 pages

Publisher: Harpercollins Christian Pub

Publish Date: Apr 2008

ISBN-13: 9780785214113

ISBN-10: 0785214119

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Smart leaders learn from their own mistakes. Smarter ones learn from others' mistakes--and successes.

John C. Maxwell wants to help you become the smartest leader you can be by sharing "Leadership Gold "with you. After nearly forty years of leading, Maxwell has mined the gold so you don't have to. Each gold nugget is contained in one of twenty- six chapters designed to be a six-month mentorship from the international leadership expert. Each chapter contains detailed application exercises and a "Mentoring Moment" for leaders who desire to mentor others using the book.

Gaining leadership insight is a lot like mining for gold. You don't set out to look for the dirt. You look for the nuggets. You'll find them here.

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Publisher: Harpercollins Christian Pub
Publish Date: Apr 2008
ISBN-13: 9780785214113
ISBN-10: 0785214119
Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 256
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 1.04
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 6.0 x 9.25 x 0.75

Chapter outline

Acknowledgmentsp. v
Searching for Goldp. vii
If It's Lonely at the Top, You're Not Doing Something Rightp. 1
The Toughest Person to Lead Is Always Yourselfp. 11
Defining Moments Define Your Leadershipp. 20
When You Get Kicked in the Rear, You Know You're out in Frontp. 32
Never Work a Day in Your Lifep. 41
The Best Leaders Are Listenersp. 49
Get in the Zone and Stay Therep. 57
A Leader's First Responsibility Is to Define Realityp. 66
To See How the Leader Is Doing, Look at the Peoplep. 74
Don't Send Your Ducks to Eagle Schoolp. 85
Keep Your Mind on the Main Thingp. 96
Your Biggest Mistake Is Not Asking What Mistake You're Makingp. 105
Don't Manage Your Time-Manage Your Lifep. 114
Keep Learning to Keep Leadingp. 124
Leaders Distinguish Themselves During Tough Timesp. 134
People Quit People, Not Companiesp. 143
Experience Is Not the Best Teacherp. 154
The Secret to a Good Meeting Is the Meeting Before the Meetingp. 164
Be a Connector, Not Just a Climberp. 174
The Choices You Make, Make Youp. 184
Influence Should Be Loaned but Never Givenp. 193
For Everything You Gain, You Give Up Somethingp. 203
Those Who Start the Journey with You Seldom Finish with Youp. 213
Few Leaders Are Successful Unless a Lot of People Want Them to Bep. 223
You Only Get Answers to the Questions You Askp. 232
People Will Summarize Your Life in One Sentence-Pick It Nowp. 244
Conclusionp. 253
Notesp. 255

Book description

Smart leaders learn from their own mistakes. Smarter ones learn from others’ mistakes—and successes.

John C. Maxwell wants to help you become the smartest leader you can be by sharing Leadership Gold with you. After nearly forty years of leading, Maxwell has mined the gold so you don’t have to. Each gold nugget is contained in one of twenty- six chapters designed to be a six-month mentorship from the international leadership expert. Each chapter contains detailed application exercises and a “Mentoring Moment” for leaders who desire to mentor others using the book.

Gaining leadership insight is a lot like mining for gold. You don’t set out to look for the dirt. You look for the nuggets. You’ll find them here.

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