Remarkable lessons in leadership and team building from one of the greatest football coaches of our time.
Urban Meyer has established himself as one of the elite in the annals of his sport, having lead his players to three national championships. In Above the Line, he offers readers his unparalleled insights into leadership, team building, and the keys to empowering people to achieve things they might never have thought possible. Meyer shares his groundbreaking game plan—the game plan followed every day in the Ohio State Buckeyes’ championship season—for creating a culture of success built on trust and a commitment to a common purpose. Packed with real life examples from Meyer’s storied career, Above the Line delivers wisdom and inspiration for taking control and turning setbacks into victories for a team, a family, or a Fortune 500 company.
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|Publisher:||Penguin Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.90(d)|
About the Author
Wayne Coffey, an award-winning sportswriter for the New York Daily News, is the author of three New York Times bestsellers, including The Closer (with Mariano Rivera) and Wherever I Wind Up (with R. A. Dickey).
Table of Contents
Prologue: Leading from the Heart 1
1 The Foundation 23
2 The R Factor 39
3 Creating a Culture 61
4 Relentless Effort 85
5 Competitive Excellence 99
6 Power of the Unit 121
7 The Necessity of Alignment 145
8 The 10-80-10 Principle 159
9 Think Like a Leader 187
10 The Power of Belief 203
11 The Chase Is Complete 223
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