Author(s): John C. MaxwellDownload
Publish: Published October 2nd 2005 by Thomas Nelson (first published January 1st 1993)
ISBN: ISBN 0785281126 (ISBN13: 9780785281122)
Developing the Leader Within You is Dr. Maxwell’s first and most enduring leadership book, having sold more than one million copies. In this Christian Leaders Series edition of this Maxwell classic, you will discover the biblical foundation for leadership that John Maxwell has used as a pastor and business leader for more than forty years. These same principles and practices are available for everyday leaders in every walk of life. It is a lofty calling to lead a group—a family, a church, a nonprofit, a business—and the timeless principles in this book will bring positive change in your life and in the lives of those around you.
You will learn:
The True Definition of Leader. “Leadership is influence.That’s it. Nothing more; nothing less.”
The Traits of Leadership. “Leadership is not an exclusiveclub for those who were ‘born with it.’ The traits that are the raw materialsof leadership can be acquired. Link them up with desire, and nothing can keep youfrom becoming a leader.”
The Difference Between Management and Leadership. “Makingsure the work is done by others is the accomplishment of a manager. Inspiring othersto do better work is the accomplishment of a leader.”
God has called every believer to influence others, to besalt and light. Developing the LeaderWithin You will equip you to improve your leadership and inspire others.
Some Reviews: 18,717 ratings 326 reviews in Goodreads.com
“Leaders take a little greater share of the blame and a smaller share of the credit.”
“Leaders mold opinions instead of following opinion polls.”
“Leaders follow a moral compass that points in the right direction regardless of the trends.”
Great book by John C. Maxwell
Also really enjoyed the quotes from poetry.