Building Your Leadership Résumé: Developing the Legacy that Will Outlast You

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Southern Baptist Convention president Johnny M. Hunt often shares his unique Christian testimony: a shy, rebellious kid whose alcoholic father left a wife and six children to fend for themselves, he did not embrace faith until after he was married. So when Johnny talks about investing in people, earning respect, living intentionally, daring to dream, and being courageous, his words ring especially fresh and true.

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Overview

Southern Baptist Convention president Johnny M. Hunt often shares his unique Christian testimony: a shy, rebellious kid whose alcoholic father left a wife and six children to fend for themselves, he did not embrace faith until after he was married. So when Johnny talks about investing in people, earning respect, living intentionally, daring to dream, and being courageous, his words ring especially fresh and true.

Building Your Leadership Résumé is Hunt’s presentation of wisdomfocused lessons like those mentioned above that will simply yet greatly enhance any business or ministry. Each five-to-six page entry guides the reader toward becoming a selfless leader whose impact on others can be immediately rewarding as well as eternally significant.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780805449648
  • Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 6/1/2009
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 385,046
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Johnny M. Hunt is president of the Southern Baptist Convention and senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Woodstock, Georgia. Dr. Hunt holds degrees from Gardner-Webb College and Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and is also the author of Building Your Spiritual Resume. He and his wife, Janet, have two children and four grandchildren.

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Table of Contents

Foreword xiii

Introduction 1

Chapter 1 People Are Underchallenged 5

Chapter 2 A Leader's Passion 10

Chapter 3 Focus 15

Chapter 4 Empowering the Entrusted 20

Chapter 5 The Dos and Don'ts of Empowerment 25

Chapter 6 A Real Leader Is a Real Giver 31

Chapter 7 Guiding Principles 36

Chapter 8 Measurables in the Leader's Life 41

Chapter 9 The Insecure Leader 46

Chapter 10 Spotting Insecurity 50

Chapter 11 Being Ministry Conscious 56

Chapter 12 The Day Moses Became a Leader 59

Chapter 13 Seven Changes That Make for a Better Leader 64

Chapter 14 Leaders Need a Good Memory 70

Chapter 15 Leaders Need Encouragement 75

Chapter 16 Leaders Need Prayer 80

Chapter 17 Leaders Need Respect 84

Chapter 18 Leaders Need Contentment 89

Chapter 19 The Secure Leader 93

Chapter 20 The Secure Leader's Relationships 98

Chapter 21 The Secure Leader's Discipleship 103

Chapter 22 The Secure Leader's Leadership 108

Chapter 23 The Leader's Spouse 114

Chapter 24 Leaders Serve Others 120

Chapter 25 Leaders Serve with Others 126

Chapter 26 Leaders Serve through Others 131

Chapter 27 Leadership That Lasts 136

Chapter 28 Leaders Moving Off the Plateau 143

Chapter 29 Putting Growth into Practice 148

Chapter 30 Inspiring Others to Grow 154

Chapter 31 Leadership Principles Worth Remembering 159

Chapter 32 The Leader's Assistant 167

Chapter 33 Three Great Tests of Leadership 177

Chapter 34 The Leader's Time Management 184

Chapter 35 The Leader and Mentoring 191

Chapter 36 Leaders Making a Difference 196

Chapter 37 Leaving It Different Than You Found It 200

Chapter 38 The Leader as a Pioneer 205

Chapter 39 Leaders Living with Risk 211

Chapter 40Traits of a Great Leader 215

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