Jumpstart Your Leadership: 10 Jolts to Leverage Your Leadership [NOOK Book]

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Jumpstart Your Leadership: 10 Jolts to Leverage Your Leadership

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Jumpstart Your Leadership- 10 Jolts to Leverage Your Leadership

Are you a leader? Would like to be a better leader? Would you like to be a leader in the future? Then this book is for you. In this book Shawn Doyle will show you the tools tips and techniques for becoming the kind of leader that other people want to follow.

Jumpstart Your Leadership will share with you the 10 key principles of leveraging your leadership.
  • Mission and vision
  • Strategic planning
  • Hiring
  • Communication
  • Motivation
  • Reward
  • Accountability
  • Development
  • Storytelling
  • Authenticity
In addition to covering all of these topics, each section of the book includes a "work it" section at the end of the chapter which encourages the leader to turn the concepts that they learned into action.. This section allows people in a leadership role to create a plan for acting on the information that they just learned.

This book simply and powerfully captures the key elements for being a truly effective and impactful leader in any environment.

For the past 23 years Shawn Doyle has traveled the country as a speaker and trainer teaching leadership development programs to corporate America. As a result of this experience Shawn engineered a comprehensive leadership development program. This book is a summary of that program. Many leaders have commented that these concepts are life changing. Some clients include Pfizer, Comcast, Charter Media, IBM, Kraft, Microsoft, The Marines, The Ladders, and Los Alamos National Defense Laboratory.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781937879235
  • Publisher: Sound Wisdom
  • Publication date: 4/16/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 1,243,569
  • File size: 3 MB

Meet the Author

Shawn Doyle CSP is a learning and development professional who has a passion for human potential. He has an avid belief in the concept of lifelong learning. For the last 22 years, Shawn has spent his time developing and implementing training programs on team building, communication, creativity and leadership. Shawn’s training programs help people become more effective in the workplace and in their lives. Some clients include Pfizer, Comcast, Charter Media, IBM, Kraft, Microsoft, and The Marines.
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  • Posted March 19, 2013

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    Ten Key Concepts that will Increase Leadership Effectiveness and

    Ten Key Concepts that will Increase Leadership Effectiveness and Results

    Popular speaker and leadership development expert Shawn Doyle CSP addresses leaders, mangers, and entrepreneurs in his book “Jumpstart your Leadership.”  He introduces the reader to 10 key principles or building blocks for improving leadership skills and leadership teams. 

    The reader friendly format includes a “nutshell” preview of each chapter, which are described as “jolts to jumpstarting your leadership.” These are followed with chapters packed with concise, clearly stated, do-able tools and techniques for becoming the leader people want to follow.

    Each chapter begins with a quote, citing sage advice for reflection, assimilation and implementation as well as for application and training. The material is presented in a natural progression beginning with a look at your mission and vision statement moving on to developing both a short-term and long-term plan. The next chapters cover team building, including: Guidelines for recruiting, developing and effecting training programs, and communication, creativity, motivation, and leadership skills.The concluding chapters deal with personal opportunities, and the importance of authenticity.

     “Jumpstart your Leadership” is a fast moving quick read with potentially long term results and life changing implications. This is a book you will want to peruse, read carefully, study selectively, and refer to frequently. 

    A complimentary copy of this book was provided for review purposes. The opinions expressed are my own.

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