A Free Book Giveaway?
Yes! I’ve always been a huge fan of John Maxwell. He has so much to offer when it comes to leadership and personal development. John Maxwell has a new book that is hot off the press called Sometimes You Win–Sometimes You Learn: Life’s Greatest Lessons Are Gained from Our Losses. So I hope you win this book and will help you turn your losses into a great learning opportunity.
How Do You Win?
All you have to do is to TWO things:
2) Leave a comment on bottom of the post. (Answer the Question at the bottom of the post!)
Why Am I Doing This?
I started this blog a two years ago in an effort to help you become the salt and light of this world.
My mission is to equip, empower, and transform you to be a world-changing kingdom-minded influencer by helping you:
1) Live intentionally by discovering and fulfilling your God-given calling in life
2) Cultivate leadership to bring kingdom impact
3) Grow to your maximum potential
4) Emulate the life of Jesus Christ
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My plan is to give away one book a month for the entire year. Check out my previous giveaways HERE.
All I am asking from you is to follow the instructions below.
This Month’s Book: John Maxwell’s “Sometimes You Win, Sometimes You Learn”
#1 New York Times bestselling author John C. Maxwell believes that any setback, whether professional or personal, can be turned into a step forward when you possess the right tools to turn a loss into a gain. Drawing on nearly fifty years of leadership experience, Dr. Maxwell provides a roadmap for winning by examining the eleven elements that constitute the DNA of learners who succeed in the face of problems, failure, and losses.
2. Reality – The Foundation of Learning
3. Responsibility – The First Step of Learning
4. Improvement – The Focus of Learning
5. Hope – The Motivation of Learning
6. Teachability – The Pathway of Learning
7. Adversity – The Catalyst of Learning
8. Problems – The Opportunities of Learning
11. Maturity – The Value of Learning
Learning is not easy during down times, it takes discipline to do the right thing when something goes wrong. As John Maxwell often points out–experience isn’t the best teacher; evaluated experience is.
“The first time I met John Maxwell, I could tell that he and I shared the same values. He cares about people and he wants to help them. One of the best ways to do that is to teach people how to overcome failure and adversity. That ability turned my life around. If you read Sometimes You Win–Sometimes You Learn, you will learn that valuable skill. I highly recommend this book.” (Ben Carson, M.D., pediatric neurosurgeon and NYT bestselling author of America the Beautiful and Gifted Hands, on Sometimes You Win–Sometimes You Learn)
Millions of individuals–myself included–have been inspired by the words and works of John Maxwell. Now, in The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth, John again shares his remarkable insights and wisdom into how each of us can reach our full potential and make a positive difference in the lives of others. (Elizabeth Dole, former U.S. Cabinet Secretary, Senator and President of the American Red Cross, on The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth )
I salute John Maxwell for being a pioneer for leadership throughout the world. In his most recent book, he has successfully distilled the 15 most invaluable laws for personal growth. To read this book is to receive the essence of John’s expertise, which will help you take your personal success to the next level.
(Stedman Graham, speaker, author and entrepreneur, on The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth)
John has been a mentor and teacher for me for many years and what I love most about him is that he has pushed and helped me personally go through The 5 Levels of Leadership!
(Kevin Turner, COO, Microsoft, on The 5 Levels of Leadership)
John Maxwell’s books have been required reading for my leadership team for years. I can’t think of anyone better at distilling decades of leadership experience into practical, approachable principles that anyone can apply at any level of leadership. (Dave Ramsey, host of The Dave Ramsey Show and best-selling author of The Total Money Makeover, on The 5 Levels of Leadership)
Enter the Giveaway: The Countdown begins!
Follow the instructions below to enter the Sometimes You Win–Sometimes You Learn contest and then spread the word to others! The contest ends at midnight on Friday, October 18th midnight (PST) and the winner will be announced on Saturday, October 19th. Check this post to see the winner!
All you have to do is to two things:
2) Leave a comment on bottom of the post. (Answer the Question below)
Question: How do you use losses as an opportunity to learn?