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What John Maxwell Taught Me About Building Relationships

In John Maxwell's "Winning with People," he says good relationships are the foundation for achievement. Relationships are more than just the icing on the cake in life: They are the cake - the very substance we need to live successful and fulfilling lives. One of the key skills leaders need to learn is how to build trust. Maxwell shares five key principles that will help you improve your trust-ability with your direct reports, colleagues, and bosses. The Bedrock Principle Developing trust is like constructing a building. It takes time, and it must be done one piece at a time. As in construction, it's much quicker and easier to tear something down ...

John Maxwell on How to Live an Intentional Life

I’m live blogging from Catalyst Conference. Catalyst is a next-generation conference that  embolden leaders from all over the world. The theme of Catalyst for 2015 is “Awaken the Wonder.” Wonder invites potential. Wonder provides vision. Wonder inspires. Wonder leads us to God. If I could spend one day with you, what would I tell you? To you to live a significant life, you have to become intentional. Intentional living is the greatest way to make a difference and penetrate into people's life. Success is about us. Significance is about others. My dad gave advice at age 22. I want to every day live intentionally value people, believe ...

What if Everything Rises and Falls on Followership?

Dr. Jeff Suderman is an organizational development consultant and futurist. He helps organizations achieve their goals by enhancing or organizational health, focusing strategy and helping organizations be FutureReady. He is a father, husband, professor, speaker, leader and an active follower. Please check out his blog. A well-worn leadership adage states that “Everything rises and falls on leadership”. I was once an ardent supporter of this belief. As an emerging leader, it made me feel important and it validated much of my work and academic career. After all, leaders make things happen! As time passed, I came to an important realization – ...

5 Reasons Why You Should Read John C. Maxwell’s New Book (Book Giveaway)

John C. Maxwell is arguably the world's thought-leader on leadership. As a student of leadership, I've enormously benefited from John's leadership wisdom. In fact, I'm so excited about his new book Good Leaders Ask Great Questions that I'm giving out a brand new copy FREE. (Go to the end of the post learn how to win a free copy of John's new book)  So, here's five reasons why you should consider reading John's new book! (more…)

Win a Free Copy of John C. Maxwell’s New Book: “Sometimes You Win, Sometimes You Learn”

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: (more…)

GIVEAWAY: John C. Maxwell’s 5 Levels of Leadership

Another Free Book Giveaway? You read that right! I am offering a free copy of John Maxwell’s book, The 5 Levels of Leadership. (more…)