Taking a Stand: Being a Leader and Helping Others

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Our culture highly values success and leadership-but if these are your goals, first you have to answer some tough questions. What sacrifices are you willing to make? Is leadership anything more than the ability to tell people what to do? And how do you stay true to yourself when there is so much pressure around you to conform? Follow the stories of ten young girls as they try to uncover the leader in themselves. Learning from their experiences, you'll be better equipped to blaze your own trail, now and later in ...
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Overview

Our culture highly values success and leadership-but if these are your goals, first you have to answer some tough questions. What sacrifices are you willing to make? Is leadership anything more than the ability to tell people what to do? And how do you stay true to yourself when there is so much pressure around you to conform? Follow the stories of ten young girls as they try to uncover the leader in themselves. Learning from their experiences, you'll be better equipped to blaze your own trail, now and later in life.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781604531053
  • Publisher: ABDO Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/1/2008
  • Series: Essential Health: Strong Beautiful Girls Series
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 112
  • Sales rank: 1,171,690
  • Age range: 11 - 14 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents


Meet Dr. Vicki     6
Take It from Me     8
The Loser     10
The Quitter     20
The Blur     30
The Pioneer     40
The Girl in the Chair     50
The Bossy Girl     60
The Poor Speaker     70
The Stand-Up Girl     80
The Pushover     92
A Second Look     102
Pay It Forward     104
Additional Resources     106
Glossary     108
Index     110
About the Author     112
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