Leadership Promises for Your Week

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Make the most of your week.

John C. Maxwell is nationally recognized as the authority who brings biblical principles to leadership and personal objectives. His insights have helped millions of people make life-changing decisions and unlock their potential. In Leadership Promises for Your Week, he distills many of his winning concepts and scriptural meditations into a weekly devotional. Delivered with his trademark style of confidence, clarity, and encouragement, Maxwell ...

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Overview

Make the most of your week.

John C. Maxwell is nationally recognized as the authority who brings biblical principles to leadership and personal objectives. His insights have helped millions of people make life-changing decisions and unlock their potential. In Leadership Promises for Your Week, he distills many of his winning concepts and scriptural meditations into a weekly devotional. Delivered with his trademark style of confidence, clarity, and encouragement, Maxwell addresses a host of vital topics including success, teamwork, communication, conflict resolution, stewardship, and mentoring.Each week explores one facet of leadership in a format perfect for the busy leader. Each week includes a promise that God has made to leaders, a promise good leaders make to their teams, a quick lesson, and a thought or activity to help carry you through the week.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781404103979
  • Publisher: Nelson, Thomas, Inc.
  • Publication date: 5/8/2007
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 768,948
  • Product dimensions: 5.20 (w) x 7.60 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

John C. Maxwell is a #1New York Timesbestselling author, coach, and speaker who has sold more than 24 million books in fifty languages. Maxwell was identified as the most popular leadership expert in the world by Inc. magazine in 2014. He is the founder of the
John Maxwell Company, the John Maxwell Team, and EQUIP. He can be followed atTwitter.com/JohnCMaxwell. For more information visitJohnMaxwell.com.

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Table of Contents


Introduction     5
Accept Responsibility     6
Acknowledge God's Role     20
Achieve Victory Over Self     14
Balance Your Gifts with Character     18
Be a Mentor     22
Be Clear About Roles     26
Be Generous     30
Be Positive     34
Become a Momentum Maker     38
Begin Leading by Loving     42
Believe in Yourself     46
Care Enough to Confront     50
Character is Crucial     54
Chart the Course     58
Communicate Well to Lead     62
The Cost of Commitment     66
Create a Strong Inner Circle     70
Delegate to the Team     74
Empower Your People     78
Enlarge Your People     82
Fail Forward     86
Family Comes First     90
Find a Mentor     94
Follow the Ultimate Leader     98
Give Yourself Away     102
Good Advice Can Make You Great     106
Growth Starts with the Leader     110
Identify the Vision     114
Keep Improving     118
Keep Your Commitments     122
Know Your Purpose     126
Lead from the Inside Out     130
Lead with Courage     134
Leadership Begins in the Heart     138
Leave a Leadership Legacy     142
Listen Up     146
Make the Most of Your Time     150
Pass the Trust Test     154
People Will Follow the Leader     158
Persistence Pays Off     162
Pick the Right People     166
Prepare Your Successor     170
Prioritize Your Life     174
Risk Greatness     178
Sacrifice to Step Up     182
Seek People Who Stretch You     186
Seek Wisdom     190
Spend Time with Your Best     194
Stay the Course     198
Teamwork Makes the Dream Work     202
Understand Influence     206
Vision Brings Victory     210
Conclusion     214
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